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Weave a scarf from 1 ball of yarn

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Weave a scarf from 1 ball of yarn

Achieve impressive results without spending a fortune. I wove this scarf on a sampleit loom and a ball of Acrylic DK yarn!

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Which spinning wheel is best

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Which spinning wheel is best

This blog will help you decide between new or used and explain the differences between the popular Ashford spinning wheel range...

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How I manage colour in hand dyed fibre

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How I manage colour in hand dyed fibre

I’m often asked, and not always by new spinners, the best way to spin those pretty braids of hand dyed fibre and so I thought I would do a series of blog posts looking at hand-dyed fibres and share few techniques, hints and tips that I’ve picked up along the way...

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How to dye yarn a really quick easy way

Dyeing fibre Tutorial

How to dye yarn a really quick easy way

I love to dye fibre before spinning but sometimes it’s nice to have more control and predictability over the finished product and dye the yarn once it’s spun. I recently came across this method of dyeing a single ball of yarn using two colours and it’s so quick, easy and fuss free I just had to share...

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Weaving picnic napkins from eco yarn

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Weaving picnic napkins from eco yarn

Venne Eco-Jeans 100% Recycled Yarn is made from recycled denim and plastic bottles. This cotton-like yarn has been available at Fibrehut for quite a while but I’ve never actually got round to using it – until now! If recycled yarn is your thing, or if you like the blue denim hues, then give this yarn a try – it will work for tea-towels, table runners, napkins of course, and even clothing fabric....

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