Spinster: Design Release

Are you yarn-proud?? I just wanted to quickly share my newest design; I’ve been having some fun putting things on Red Bubble and I’m excited about this latest one (I hope you yarn enthusiasts will be, too!) I’m linking to the one in black, but this design is also available in a rust color. I’m […]

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Secrets of the Prairie Spinster Society

I’ve been blasting it all over social media (so, if you’ve already seen this two or twenty times, I apologize!) but I’m very, VERY excited to be having my own Final Friday show at TISSU Sewing Studio again this month!! Previously, my “art” shows have been mostly about paintings.  Secrets of the Prairie Spinster Society, […]

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Cicada Shawl Knitting Pattern: Now Available

The pattern for one of my favorite little shawlettes, the Cicada Shawl, is finally back!  This lightweight shawl is perfect for transitioning to and from winter, and also works as a stylish and ample scarf.  You can purchase the downloadable PDF file through my Ravelry store or at the Etsy shop.

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Scrapper’s Delight

As you may know, I often offer curated scrap kits over at my Etsy shop, because after 15 years or so of sewing, I have accumulated a whole lotta scrap.  If I am unable to use them (or am just tired of looking at a particular fabric!) I sell them because I know there’s someone […]

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My Foray into Natural Dyeing

After owning and ogling the book Wild Color: The Complete Guide to Making and Using Natural Dyes by Jenny Dean for several years now–which, by the way, I highly recommend–I have finally decided to begin my own experiments. I must tell you that I am in no way (for the time being) concerned about precision in […]

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