Category Archives: Spinning

Sizing things up

A while ago, I was talking with some friends about sizing singles yarn and whether or not sizing made it easier to use as warp (or weft).  Lots of back and forth about what sizing to use, how to do it and whether … Continue reading

Posted in Spinning, Weaving | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments


There are words you hear again and again in the textile world – swatch, sample, gauge, sett.  For some, these words bounce off the ear like rain on a tin roof.  Loud pings of “why!?!” and “waste of yarn” come … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting, Miscellaneous, Spinning, Weaving | 6 Comments