Guest Post: Wee Weaving with Knitting Sarah

Guest Post: Wee Weaving with Knitting Sarah

Our guest blogger this month is Sarah Chy, a Wisconsin-based knitter, spinner, writer, and small-scale family adventurer. In today’s post, she shares her recent experiences weaving with Gems yarn on the Purl & Loop Wee Weaver, which Louet North America distributes throughout Canada. You can keep up with her latest crafty projects and family hijinks on her blog, […]

Dyeing 101 with Gaywool

Dyeing 101 with Gaywool

There are a lot of dyes available to the hand dyer these days, but the diverse range of Gaywool Dyes are an ideal match for beginning dyers as well as experienced fiber artists. These user-friendly dyes come in a diverse selection of colors which are inspired by the colors of Tasmania. In a later post, we’ll […]

Thank You, Team Louet!

Thank You, Team Louet!

The results of Spinzilla 2016 are in, and we are pleased to say that Team Louet has successfully defended their title to win this year’s Golden Niddy Noddy! Here are the official results from Spinzilla.org: 5,525,309 yards of yarn spun! Team Champion Louet North America, 296,849 yards Rogue Champion Jeri Nokes, 28,592 Most Yarn Spun Monica […]

Dye & Prep to Spin with Louet & Gaywool Dyes

Dye & Prep to Spin with Louet & Gaywool Dyes

Spinzilla is fast approaching, and now is the perfect time to prep your fiber for easy spinning! Click here for our previous post which covers more ideas for fast-spinning fiber preparation; today, we’ll focus on dyeing natural colored spinning fiber with user-friendly Gaywool dye to make striped rolags on the Louet blending board. Supplies: 1/2 lb. […]