Knotty by Nature Fibre Arts (or, My Socks Grow Funky)

I was so surprised to see this on my reader, I had to reblog it. Yay KBN!
http://knottybynaturefibres.blogspot.ca/

The Blue Brick | Inspired Yarns

I was admiring my socks (and how they feel in Crocs… oh, the cushiness…) and I was thinking perhaps I had enjoyed them quite enough and they were due for a wash.

This got me thinking ‘what the hell was in that yarn anyway?’ which led sadly to ‘I haven’t a clue’.

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I bought the yarn from a lovely shop in Victoria BC, hand-dyed by the owner themselves. The store was so fun, colourful and full of fibre goodness that I had to share a few pics.

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The owner, winding up the mystery yarn I had just bought. I like how he makes winding yarn look like a cavalier and swashbuckling thing to do.

The socks will be hand washed with my other knitted items to be on the safe side, I can’t bear to lose them now!

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They’re called ‘Knotty by Nature’ and they’re right in downtown Victoria. Definitely…

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