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Shop Highlight: Spinnvilt

We’re thrilled to have a new shop carrying Strauch drum carders, ball winders and swifts/skeinwinders! Located in Oslo, Norway, we love this beautiful shop! Owners Eirik and Tove are skilled weavers and spinners, with degrees in textile arts.  They have … 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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A Fine Time With The 100th Sheep

Back in April, the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center (EVFAC) held an open house to introduce their new crowd-funded Motorized Double-Wide Finest carder. EVFAC’s member-driven community connects fiber artists, enthusiasts and visitors with educational opportunities, special events, facility and equipment rental, … Continue reading

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Spinzilla

This year we were excited to help sponsor The Woolery’s Spinzilla team. Spinzilla is a global event designed to increase knowledge and awareness of handspinning. The Woolery came in 13th out of over 60 teams with a total of 102,173 yards of … Continue reading

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Uniquities Yarn Shop

Uniquities is a knitting, crochet, and spinning destination shop located in Northern Virginia in the DC metro area. Uniquities is a treasure trove of everything fiber–they carry spinning wheels, drum carders, bobbins, and other spinning supplies. They also have the most extensive knitting needle … Continue reading

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Fibre Space

Today we’re featuring another Strauch retailer: Fibre Space is a beautiful shop  in the historic neighborhood of Alexandria, VA. The storefront, the shop is located on a brick street surrounded by great places to shop and eat! Danielle Romanetti, the owner … Continue reading

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