This Week in HaldeCraft: Soap

A combination this week of restocks and new soaps — Orange Clove is back in stock in the Celtic Knotwork design, and also new in the Yarn & Knitting Needle design (it joins three other new fragrances in that design, as well). The same Yarn & Knitting Needle design is …

June 2014 Yarn Club: Gleipnir

I was getting ready to write up the July club blog post, and I realized I’d never written June! June’s colorway was Gleipnir. What’s that? You’ve never heard of it? I did say I was going for obscure, didn’t I! Let me tell you about Gleipnir. Fenrir (also called Fenris) is a …

Pinny Pin Pin!

Meet the new Pinterest! Same as the old Pinterest! Well, OK, not totally the same. But that’s just fun to say. A few months ago when I started some HaldeCraft-specific boards on my personal Pinterest account, I did so because I wanted to have some HaldeCraft things up there for Social …

Tattered Afshari

Yarn: HaldeCraft HandDyed Tiptree in a test skein yarn club colorway, Tatterhood Pattern: Afshari by Hunter Hammersen Started: June 2, 2014 Completed: June 20, 2014 Notes: Even though pattern writer advises modding by changing yarn and needle size, I’d committed to an -along with this yarn and this pattern before getting a …

C’s Hat

Yarn: HaldeCraft HandDyed Tepper in Blue Sun Pattern: made it up as I went along Started: May 23, 2014 Completed: May 28, 2014 Notes: The nicest lady at my crazy post office asked for a hat. She wants a hat that will accommodate her very long dreadlocks, but she doesn’t …

Booksellers Mitts

Yarn: HaldeCraft HandDyed Tiptree in Sour Grapes Pattern: One that I’m writing – Booksellers Mitts Started: December 19, 2013 Completed: May 9, 2014 Notes: I still need to officially type this up, and have it test-knit, after which I’ll have it up for sale (probably not until close to Christmas).