FO Friday – Golden Dusk MKAL

I recently finished my Golden Dusk MKAL shawl, which is my first FO in a long time! The usual details first:Pattern: Golden Dusk MKAL / Tamy GoreYarn: agirlandherwool / Silk DK / 4 Spices CollectionNeedle: Size 6Cast on: 10/19/2020Cast off: 1/17/2021The pattern page on Ravelry can be found here. I have a finished object! IContinue reading “FO Friday – Golden Dusk MKAL”

What I Wish I Knew When I Started my Hand Dyed Yarn Business

I’m continuing my business series on reflecting at the early years of the business. I talked about why I started my hand dyed yarn business, how I started it and now I’m reflecting on decisions I made and how I grew from them. I’m using the term “What I Wish I Knew” lightly as someContinue reading “What I Wish I Knew When I Started my Hand Dyed Yarn Business”

January 2021 Yarn Clubs Reveal

Now that the January clubs have arrived at their homes, I’m here to talk about them and the inspiration behind it. Starting in January, I offered up the club as a mystery skein, with an optional contrast skein, or as a mini skein set. For both options, I used the same inspirational photo. My mainContinue reading “January 2021 Yarn Clubs Reveal”

2021 Goals – agirlandherwool

Setting goals for 2021 is hard because I really don’t know what this year will look like. There’s a possibility I’m back to commuting to work, traveling on weekends or continuing to stay home. However, I’m setting goals now assuming life is as it currently is and if I need to change them during theContinue reading “2021 Goals – agirlandherwool”

How I Started a Hand Dyed Yarn Business

Now that vlogmas is over, I’m back to my business series about how I started up my yarn business and where I currently am with it. I have a few more posts that I will be adding to this series over the next few weeks and then I plan to revisit it over the years.Continue reading “How I Started a Hand Dyed Yarn Business”

Why I started a Hand Dyed Yarn Business

Note from Lauren of the future…. I wrote this post back in November and never clicked publish! I’ll be continuing this series this month, so this is a great way to catch up. I often get asked how I got into yarn dyeing and I figured it warranted a blog post. In fact, I planContinue reading “Why I started a Hand Dyed Yarn Business”

On the WIP Side – 1.1.2021

It’s Wednesday and I’m here to chat all about my current works in progress. Thank you for reading my blog and I hope it brings you some joy during the work week. Definitely check out my YouTube channel to see any projects “in person.” I’ll be showing my current WIPs in this Friday’s 2020 reflectionsContinue reading “On the WIP Side – 1.1.2021”

Winter Colors have Arrived!

Over here in the Northeast of the US, a snowstorm has come and gone. It was soon followed by a thunderstorm, so ya know, you win some you lose some. We did not have a white Christmas, but that’s pretty normal around here. Overall, the holidays were fine given the circumstances and I only haveContinue reading “Winter Colors have Arrived!”

Shopping at agirlandherwool.com

If you look closely, you may notice something new at agirlandherwool.com. That’s right, I launched a shop here on my website. No worries, my Etsy shop isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. Why decide to open a shop here on your site?There are quite a few reasons why having a shop here on my site inContinue reading “Shopping at agirlandherwool.com”

2021 Yarn Clubs are Here! Final Details!

Well, we did it folks. 2021 is right around the corner. This can only mean one thing. Well. It means a lot of things. It better mean a lot of things… It means 2021 yarn clubs are here! Everyone, the clubs are up and live and you can purchase them now. Before you hop away,Continue reading “2021 Yarn Clubs are Here! Final Details!”