Archives for October 2014

Yarn Update: October 27, 2014!

Today’s goodies!!!

To order, check out the NEW page on the sale page, or click on the thumbnails of the pretties for more info.

Okay, Enjoy!!!

A dyer, a designer and a potter walk into a bar…

…and Troika happens!


Maybe I should back up.

Jennie came to us with a brilliant idea for a collaboration, and sent this box to Bristol and I:

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Filled with button samples in different textures and glazes.

And collaboration began.  (Jennie joined us in card form)

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We chose a yarn base. And narrowed down the button glaze and texture choices. And then I went home and developed 2 colours to coordinate. Bristol went home and activated her design brilliance superpower.  And Jennie fired up the kiln and buttoned herself senseless.

Yarn: Sheepshifter DK  in 2 colourways, exclusive to this kit: Electroshark Therapy and Nailed It!

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Buttons: Copper Bough (copper) and Heron Wood Turquoise (clay) by Jennie the Potter


Pattern: Troika by Bristol Ivy

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Kits will be available at the Jennie the Potter booth at Rhinebeck, and here in our webshop starting at 9 am on Saturday October 18.