Share List I’ve been intrigued by the idea of unraveling old sweaters to reclaim the yarn for other projects for awhile now. And with my plans to attempt yarn dyeing in the near future, the two notions seem to dovetail nicely. What better thing than to unravel a thrift store sweater, dye it, and then […]

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Share List When I was a kid, my friends would dye their hair with Kool-Aid, generally with semi-disastrous results and much parental teeth gnashing. As an adult, I’m not about to dye my hair with Kool-Aid, but I was reminded of it when I started reading up on yarn dyeing methods. There’s Jacquard acid dyes, […]

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Share List My parents live in a place that I call “the country”. It’s a small, sweet little town a couple hours away from Chicago. If you live in their little town and you want to go shopping, you go for a drive to Freeport, the only incorporated place that passes for an actual city […]

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Share List I’m Becky, and I’m in the middle of putting this damn thing together. TrainKnitting.com is going to be my space for geeking out about knitting and yarn and petting the yarn and such. “Trainknitting” is meant to be a play on “Trainspotting”, but also should be taken literally – knitting on a train. […]

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