• Felting the Galway Worsted

    After a two-swatch experiment, I’m very excited to announce my findings in regards to hand felting our new Galway Worsted!  As you can see, I only knit a small swatch. I knit them on US #3 dpns despite the recommended US #8. I prefer…

  • Announcing Galway Worsted!

    When I started working here at Over The Rainbow Yarn, one of my first tasks was to open all of the boxes of new yarns, and check them against the packing lists. (Yes, it was pretty much just like Christmas.) Karla and I waded…

  • New Feltable Yarn!

    Some of you may remember my yarn quest– that is, making test swatches for how well our yarns felt (or don’t felt) by hand. I’m sure they would felt better in the washing machine, but because I knit a lot of dolls I prefer…