Yarn the Movie: I have been waiting quite awhile to see this wonderful yarn documentary. It had first shown at the Southwest Film Festival, and only had limited screenings. Now you can watch it from home. Yarn follows various fiber artists as they break the mold bringing yarn to the world. This will take you behind… Continue reading Yarn Documentary Review
Happy New Year Everyone! I have been a bit busy with the holidays, but I have also been putting together some new ideas for Raveled Stitch. Hand spun yarn will be in the shop soon! How exciting is that? A Little DIY If you remember my last post I had mentioned trying to build my… Continue reading Happy New Year, Spinning into 2017!
I have been a bit obsessed with spinning yarn lately. When you knit, crochet, or even both, you typically run into commercial yarn not being exactly what you want. Another issue I run into is that I find hand spun or dyed yarn that I love, and can’t buy amounts needed for a larger project… Continue reading My Adventures in Spinning Yarn with a Drop Spindle and a bit of DIY
I adore learning new things. There is always a new technique or way of doing things when it comes to creating. This is why I wanted to share a new website I have come across lately thanks to the lovely lady Vickie Howell. Vickie Howell did a class called “Monetize your Craft.” It gave me… Continue reading Learning New Things at Creative Live
I, Ashley, can’t resist buying Craftsy classes. See, I can admit it. I’ve been crocheting for quite awhile, but even with what seems like a simple beginner class I always learn something new to better my crochet techniques. If you haven’t taken a Craftsy class before they are online classes that you can access at… Continue reading Crochet Mittens Craftsy Class Review