Handcarding a gradient from batts

This is another post taking a closer look at ways you can use BarberBlackSheep Haunui/Merino batts. Previously I showed how you can use them for wet felting and embellishing using the Turning Leaf colour way to make some autumnal leaf decorations. Today I'm looking at how you can use the 5 batts in the colourway …

Berry Nice

January seems to me to be the low point of the year; Christmas and its bustling activity is over and we've still a long slog to pull out of Winter and darkness before Spring returns. However it's also a good time to make new plans, mend and make things and generally start over with a …

Remember Me

The July/August 2015 Build a Batt Box theme is "Remember Me". In asking the members of my Ravelry group for suggestions they'd like to see in upcoming Batt Boxes, Kate suggested a colour theme that ran a gradient of deep rich reds fading to purples and charcoal with hints of yellow and linked a striking …

Bits and bobs…

Internet connections have gone from poor to non-existant lately - not much help with blogging! But it does mean there's more time and less distractions to get on with things in the real world. Apart from building a bathroom (ongoing project - will be so glad when it's finished!) I've been making chocolate seashells filled …