here’s the result of some of the several pounds of sheep hair and panda food roving that i’ve been spinning and dyeing. meet Jacques Cousteau: it just occurred to me that my stash of that particular blend is starting to dwindle, which theoretically means that i should move on to a new fibre right? and [...]
every day, pandas and sheep fight a seemingly endless fight. although sheep have the pandas outnumbered by a ratio of at least a million to one, the pandas have stealth on their side. what’s left in the wake are piles of sheep hair and panda food, waiting for people like me to assemble them into [...]
man, i totally f’ed this o… and yes, wearing a cashmere toque is soft, but i can retain my manliness while wearing it because i haven’t shaved today. i also (finally) finished the purple panda eater yarn (photos will follow tomorrow with details aboot the manspun contest).
seven frickin new yarns at manspun.com. each one manlier than the first. and more on their way after the holiday weekend eh!
one of those updates where i show you how productive i’ve been… i’ll add them to the manspun.com shop on thursday when i can get some photos in proper lighting, or you can email me if you want the info for them. and there’s more on the way… i’m a frickin machine eh? also, i’ve [...]
check out the ManSpun F.O. from Jana of Jananas.com (made with “Raking the Leaves”) …. now you can add Twisted Rib Wrist Warmers to the list of awesome things that can be made with ManSpun Yarn. and what’s more manly than twisting ribs eh? and coming soon to the website, Sheep Hair and Panda Food: [...]
please excuse the poor quality photo and admire the awesome knitting skills of alinaknitsalot from ravelry… the lighting at Panera Bread isn’t exactly conducive to photography, but you can still see how supremely awesome this turned out – made from Purple Pinky (a merino/viscose blend of fibre hand dyed by Studioloo and handspun by ME). [...]
the manliest yarn update ever has just been posted. www.manspun.com
i think i’ve been going on for like a week saying that i’m going to be adding new yarns to the online ManSpun shop. well, so it is written, so it has been done. there are FIVE new awesome and manly yarns available there, so check them out.
i spent the weekend spinning new yarn and knitting my cashmere toque rather than updating my web site. i know i said i’d post more yarns, but just keep in mind that by spinning more – it’ll mean there’s more super awesome and manly yarns to admire. excuse the poor quality of the photo. the [...]