How I Avoid Running Out of Yarn by Using Math

When I got close to the end of the Arboreal sweater project that I knit entirely out of handspun yarn, I knew It would be a close call. Would I run out of yarn? I didn’t want to play yarn chicken with my handspun and I had already spun the entire bump of roving, so there was no way to get more yarn for this project. This is what I did to make sure I could finish my project without running out or having too much yarn leftover.

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My Handspun Arboreal Sweater is Finished!

I am so thrilled! My handspun Arboreal sweater is finished! This was a great pattern from Jennifer Steingass. I want to tell you about a few of the things I did to make this pattern work with my handspun yarn…

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4 Tips for Using Hand Spun Yarn in a Project

While working on a project with my own handspun yarn, I made a list of my best tips for using handspun yarn in a project and getting great results.

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I bought 5 Sari Silk Skirts from Darn Good Yarn, and I Love Them!

I bought 5 recycled sari silk skirts from Darn Good Yarn. This is my review of skirts I got.

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Wardrobe Analysis: Beginning to Create an Intentional Wardrobe

I analyzed my closet and gathered the data. This is the starting line to my intentional wardrobe journey.

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Creating an Intentional Wardrobe in 2020

I will create an intentional wardrobe in 2020 by exploring both my wardrobe and discovering my personal sense of style which I currently refer to as “eclectic.” My goal is to create an intentionally curated wardrobe that is ethically and sustainably sourced.

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