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If you’re a newsletter subscriber – check your inbox. October’s newsletter has gone out with a coupon code JUST FOR YOU. And remember, Etsy allows coupon codes to be combined. If you have more than one code, use it! The newsletter coupon code is only good through the end of November. Then you’ll get a…

Snow Apple – DK Weight Cashmerino in the Shop Now

This sweater’s quantity is live in the shop now. It’s a 85% non-superwash merino/15% cashmere blend in a DK weight. It’s a myriad of varying hues of crimson, and is going to be stunning as a knit, crocheted or woven fabric. Perfect for that special cold-weather next-to-skin project. You can find it in the shop…

Superwash Wool vs Non-Superwash Wool

Superwash wool and non-superwash wool take dye in very different ways. The picture above is my “Snow Apple” colorway. It’s a myriad of crimson hues in one skein. The bigger DK weight skein on the left is 80% non-superwash merino wool and 20% cashmere. The fingering weight skein on the right is 75% superwash wool…

Boudoir Back in Stock

Boudoir is back in stock in the shop on fingering 400 yd/100g skeins in my sw merino/silk base. I love this colorway, it’s simply gorgeous. Here’s a link to it in the shop:

Stitching it all together.

If you’re a regular to the site (and thank you if you are!) you’ll have noticed a LOT of changes around here. In just the past 36 hours we’ve seen new pages rise and old pages fall while the site’s support system for the incoming shop is being set up. A scaffolding of support for…

Big Changes Ahead

It’s time for me to make a move. I’m working on setting up a shop on my website and leaving the Etsy platform all together. Why? Here’s an example. This week I made a reasonable sale of yarn. When it came time for my deposit,  Etsy kept 15% of my order. It went to their…

A Day at the Dye Pots: SOLEIL & TITANIA

These two beautiful colorways are available now in the shop (while supplies last). SOLEIL FOUND HERE and TITANIA FOUND HERE Now you can see how they’re dyed.

Lucky Whoops

I was dyeing a new colorway (Soleil) and an old colorway (Titania) today on my wool/silk 80/20 fingering base. After everything was said and done and in the pans cooling I sat back looking at my work and realized – I just dyed the color combo the Reyna shawl I’m knitting (you can find pics…

A Custom Order Kind of Morning

Working on another custom order…This is a beautiful SW Merino/Silk base.The order was so light a grey it just takes the warm off the base. Then light blue speckles. It’s gorgeous!Like it?

Ravelry Group

I have started a group for Strawberry Hill on Ravelry, if anyone prefers that platform to stay up-to-date. I posted all of my dyeing videos there. I’ll be running knit-a-longs, giveaways and sales just for the group there as we proceed. The link at the top of this website for Ravelry takes you straight to…