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This tote is in a class of it’s own, durable, collapsible and stylish! The Italia comes in a variety of styles and holds everything from your knitting projects to your beach towels and snackies for the day. It’s also perfect for farmers market trips or shopping as it hides easily in a pocket or purse […]
Most of you Spinners out there already have the latest edition of Spin-Off Magazine, Summer 2012. If not go get a copy pronto or order one from us and we’ll send it, Spin-Off is awesome! We are so excited here at the shop they chose our new Production Spinning Wheel to be included in their […]
Rachel, our local spinning guru demonstrates Navajo Plying on a drop spindle. She breaks down the basics of Navajo Plying for beginners and intermediate spinners alike. Make sure to check our class schedule for local classes here at our shop on our website www.paradisefibers.com.
There are so many different thicknesses of yarn from worsted and bulky weight all the way down to lace and fingering it can be challenging to figure out where to start. I recommend trying to spin worsted or bulky in a single ply for your first yarn. Please note my preface: this is my way […]
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