I am myopic, short sighted. My close up vision is excellent, unfortunately anything further away than a metre is a blur of colour and shapes. Often when people enter the shop I'm not wearing my glasses so I don't recognise them until they get closer. Often I sort of guess who it is by the… Continue reading It seemed like a good idea…
Perfection is the mask we wear when we fear freedom. ...Ashley Stahl Before an issue can be fixed it needs to be acknowledge. The first step of solving any issues in life is acknowledging there is one. Eliminating 'should' I need to listen to my gut to figure out what I really want out of… Continue reading Freedom is scary
. New Years, new beginnings. 2020 will bring yet another change of direction for Knit Spin Weave. I am going small. Going Small I am reducing many of the lines I carry. And refocusing to support Australian Distributors. Who like me are doing it tough. Apart from Ashford, Urth and Mirrix I will no longer… Continue reading Going Small
Yarn Snobbery is a pet peeve of mine. To me it demonstrates a lack of understanding of yarn and its use. And maybe I also feel a little bit icky because before I opened the shop I may have been a little guilty. I've learned a lot from running Knit Spin Weave for over 4… Continue reading Yarn Snobbery
How much for a hand knit Jumper? I had a visitor to the shop ask me a question. He had been to visit the Auburn Wool corner and had asked them to knit him a jumper. The quote was $300. He was staggered by the cost and came in to see if I would knit… Continue reading How much for handmade?