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Fabulous Fall Fiber Events with Strauch

When the air turns crisp and there’s pumpkin spice everything, you know it’s time to start playing with fluff and fiber! Some of our favorite events happen in the fall, and they’re a great place to find new inspiration to keep … Continue reading

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SAFF 2016 Recap

Recently, at the end of October, we made our way to SAFF. The Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair is always busy, and we love to meet the vendors and customers alike. Here’s a little photo journey of our trip!   Set-up … Continue reading

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Oh, The Places We’ve Been

We’ve traveled quite a bit recently to various shops, fiber festival and retreats; if you’ve missed seeing us, here’s a quick recap of how we spent our spring! On our way to the PlyAway Spinning Retreat in April, we stopped by one … Continue reading

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PlyAway 2016

We recently returned from PlyAway Spinning Retreat held at the Crown Westin in Kansas City, MO. We had a wonderful time demonstrating our tools and talking with all who attended. For those who could not make it here’s a photo … Continue reading

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SAFF 2015

We had another great show with Earth Guild at the Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair (SAFF) last month. If you haven’t been SAFF is fiber filled event in Fletcher, North Carolina with classes, animals, and lots of wonderful vendors. Today we’re … Continue reading

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Uniquities Fiber Farmers Market

One of the best parts of owning a fiber business is getting to meet fiber enthusiasts and talk to them about what they are passionate about–fiber! This summer we participated again in the semi-annual Fiber Farmers Market at Uniquities yarn … Continue reading

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See You Soon: Fall Fiber Shows

Would you like to see a live demo of a Strauch Drum Carder? Here’s our upcoming show schedule for Fall 2015: Fall Fiber Festival – October 3rd & 4th, 2015 James Madison’s Montpelier, Orange, VA Where to find the Strauch booth: Center … Continue reading

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Kentucky Sheep and Wool

Last month we attended the Kentucky Sheep and Wool Festival in Lexington, KY with one of our dealers, The Woolery. Today we’re excited to share some photos from the show! All set up at the 2015 Kentucky Sheep & Wool … Continue reading

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Uniquities Fiber Farmer’s Market

Uniquities is a destination knitting, crochet, and spinning shop in northern Virginia not too far from Washington, DC. They hold a bi-annual market, called the Uniquities Fiber Farmer’s Market, and we always enjoy packing up our equipment for this day … Continue reading

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Skein to Scarf

This year at SAFF the traditional sheep to shawl competition was updated to a skein to scarf competition. A team of three fiber artists, one weaver and two spinners, spin the yarn and then weave the hand spun yarn into … Continue reading

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