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Hello!

Like *most* of you reading this post, I am a yarn/fiber/supply hoarder. I am drowning in this stuff, and you can bet I'm dragging my sweet little family down with me. I mean, 4 of us live in about 1,000 square feet with 3 closets and no attic or basement. Literally Drowning.

I have to ask myself, WHY? Why do I have a giant basket of yarn taking up 3/4 of my closet-when there are only 3...
April 18, 2013 by Rachel Jones

Navajo Plying


NavajoBlog, originally uploaded by ontheroundfiberart.
Lately I've been experimenting with Navajo Plying, or chain plying handspun yarn. I work with hand painted roving a lot and I really like the way that the method retains the color changes in the wool.

When I am trying a new technique, I prefer to wing it initially, and then research the technique. The yarn above is my first attempt.

I've since...
February 13, 2012 by Rachel Jones

Handspun Yarn Update


UpdatePromo2012, originally uploaded by ontheroundfiberart.
Good morning!

Today I am editing photos for my next shop update. At the rate that I am currently waddling, it's looking like I'll be listing new yarn on Thursday, Feb 2nd. Be sure to come by the shop and see all the beautiful blues and greens I have in store for this week!