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almost waterlogged v.1 April 6, 2014

Knit Blog

today in Portland my recycled yarn water-filtered
in honor of the PDX rain (15″ to date this 2014)



Throwback Thursday April 3, 2014

knit blog

Getting a new design together meant a trip to the sink for some perfect sample yarn that was lingering in the wings stalled and sad.

On the way to fabulous: discovered my old show rack was the perfect size and height to dry the yarn at just the right distance from a soft heat source…



Knitting Tips & Techniques – March 22, 2014

Knitting Tips: Chic Knits Knit Blog
v.2 Preparing yarn to be recycled…

After I re-skein used yarn using my wooden swift, I knot the skein end in the center of a skein tie.

This makes a quick and clean way to find the beginning of the skein to wind after the yarn is refreshed with a wash & dry.

Chic Knits Knitting Tips: Recycling Yarn - How to Tie a Skein


 
 
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