Playing with Angora

Finally, after all the work of shearing our Angora rabbits, I get a reward! The photo above is a basketful of their wonderfully soft fiber; 1.9 ounces to be exact. Our best producer this quarter was Jamie. She gave us 5 ounces of Angora. Last night while we were watching the new James Bond movie, …

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Lessons

Join us for classes to learn how to knit, crochet or spin, or to improve upon your existing skills. For more information, to request a specific class, or to schedule private lessons, contact Beth at (423) 869-8927 or info@mtnhollow.com Stitch & SpinSaturdays 10 am – NoonTuesdays 6 pm – 8 pmFreeBring your current knitting, crochet …

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The Old Store

We have an old country store next to our house. It was THE store to go to many years ago but has since fallen into disrepair. When we bought the property, it was just a shell and the rock pillars that formed the foundation were sinking. We had contractors rip off an addition that was …

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February Lessons & Bible Study

I’ve just posted the new lesson schedule here. In addition to beginning knitting and crochet classes, I am excited to be offering a hat class on circular needles and free session called “Stitch & Spin”. If these class times don’t work for you, let me know and I’ll add a class that suits your schedule. …

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Exhausted & Rejuvinated

I’ve been in Columbus, Ohio for 5 days and I’ve only seen about 5 blocks of the city. Why, you ask? I’ve been at the National Needle Arts (TNNA) Show. It is a huge trade show for yarn and needlepoint stores. It has been an exhausting 5 days of knitting classes, business classes and an …

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Knitting on the Road

This is an excerpt from the Wall Street Journal. I couldn’t resist posting it since I’m a knitter and Brett’s a truck driver. Maybe after reading this he’ll become interested in knitting! Here’s a link to the complete article: http://bit.ly/TruckerKnitter Some truckers are finding themselves with more spare time on the road. Loads of goods …

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A Peek and a Glimpse

It’s been raining all day and I’ve done a great job of procrastinating from what I should be doing, which is preparing our tax info for our accountant. I’ve reviewed my Bible study, washed dishes, looked up cool knitting and crochet patterns on the internet, checked email and Facebook, and a myriad of other little …

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Upcoming Knitting & Crochet Classes

We’ve just scheduled knitting & crochet classes for February and March. We’ll be offering beginner classes as well as classes on knitting cables, knitting hats, and crocheting hats. And don’t forget about Stitch & Spin and Block of the Month Club – both are FREE, except for the materials you need. Click here for more …

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Yarn Retreat

MHF Yarn Retreat: All Yarn, All Weekend!

Yarn Retreat Notification Emails Sign up today to receive notifications for upcoming Mountain Hollow Farm Yarn Retreats! MARK YOUR CALENDAR – REGISTRATION OPENS APRIL 24, 2018 “All Yarn, All Weekend” – that’s our motto! Spend three relaxing days perfecting your craft in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains. Our yarn retreat is the perfect weekend getaway. The …

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Cinnamon Girl Cardigan Knit Along

Welcome to the official Mountain Hollow Farm Cinnamon Girl Cardigan KAL page! If you have not done so yet, purchase your pattern at https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/cinnamon-girl-cardigan. This page is designed to support you throughout your project.  The KAL dates are April 14, 2018 – July 7, 2018. As a KAL participant, you are welcome to add comments or …

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