Category Archives: Knitting

Knitting, knitting needles, knitting accessories, and yarn

Upcycled Fun: Dyeing and Making Your Own Cotton T-Shirt Yarn

Below the slideshow are my step-by-step instructions for dyeing your own cotton t-shirt yarn. Following the dyeing instructions are my step-by-step instructions for turning your dyed fabric (or undyed if you so choose) into yarn. Please email me if you … Continue reading

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Come to the Benicia Mini Maker Faire on Sunday, April 2, 2017!

If you’ve never experienced Maker Faire before, the Benicia Mini Maker Faire would be a great introduction. It’s taking place at Benicia Middle School on Sunday, April 2nd from 10am until 4pm. And my family and I will be there … Continue reading

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Last Week It Was a Ball of Yarn, This Week It’s a Sock

A little over a week ago, my daughter was getting ready for bed and put on some summer pajamas along with the mid-calf wool socks I knitted for her. ¬†Given that it was about 75 degrees in our house at … Continue reading

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