By definition sustainable means; able to be maintained at a certain rate or level. In my humble opinion, what we have going on now on our planet is not sustainable. But we don't have to change everything about the way we live to make a difference. Just start by making one small … [Read more...]
The story of how a new print is born!
I always love getting a little peek behind the curtain to see how stuff gets made. It's neat to see how something is thought of and then the process of actually creating it. I'm happy to feature HumBird this time. They are known for quality interlock and merino jersey wool … [Read more...]
Cloth Diapers at Night Part 2: Wool and How to Lanolize
Wool can hold 30% of its weight in liquid before it even starts to feel wet! You might think it’s hard to take care of, expensive and hot. It’s NOT. Promise. I'm going to bust a few myths and show you how to wash and lanolize wool. Let's get started! MYTH: Wool is hot! I can’t … [Read more...]
Do you have your Woollybottoms Footies yet?
You don't?! How could you not?! Surely the leaves are starting to fall where you are. Temperatures below 100 degrees around here means wool season is fast approaching. Most knitters' custom lists are overflowing at this point. Pretty much anyone who makes winter woolies of … [Read more...]
Bulletproof Nighttime Covers
No one wants their baby to wake up with soaked sheets or for that matter soaked sheets on your bed! Finding a cover that works best for your baby can be such a challenge though. For many, a Thirsties cover works just fine. Yet others require something substantially more … [Read more...]