Making rope is like spinning yarn on steroids and its not for the wimpy.
Spinning yarn and telling the story of when handspinning was an act of rebellion against tyranny.
Do you have what it takes to be a medieval knitter?
Me and my boots are spinning RED! and talking about the history of one of the most prized natural dyes in the world: the cochineal beetle.
I dabble in the history of knitting. Its not a subject I follow seriously, more of a subject in which I follow my nose. I take a “oh, that’s cool! […]