News from Chaotic Fibres

As Victoria gleefully shakes itself off after an ample dose of winter, we are finally clearing away recent shipments and looking forward to 2017 and the next round of fibre festivals and online sales. One of our latest items for spinners and felters is Dyed Silk Hankies. Our supplier in Italy offers Black, White andContinue reading “News from Chaotic Fibres”

Season’s Greetings from Chaotic Fibres

Wishing you a wonderful Christmas season! The recent snow and cold here on Vancouver Island reminds us of our years living in climates where a real Canadian winter brought days of crystal gleaming snow before slush and banks of melting ice relieved us of our winter reveries. In the meantime, it feels more like ChristmasContinue reading “Season’s Greetings from Chaotic Fibres”

Chaotic Fibres at VHWSG’s Spin In, February 27th

Chaotic Fibres will be selling all kinds of fibre at the Victoria Handweavers and Spinners Guild ‘Spin In’ on Saturday, February 27th from 10am until 3:30. This event will be held at the Saanich Fairgrounds, a spacious and perfect location for housing all the busy spinners plus the half dozen vendors. Entrance to the MarketplaceContinue reading “Chaotic Fibres at VHWSG’s Spin In, February 27th”

Chaotic Fibres New Stock Soon!

Our hats are off to Michelle, Leola and their team of volunteers for last weekend’s successful Cowichan Fleece and Fibre Festival in Cobble Hill. We had a terrific time and we look forward to returning next year for this annual, Vancouver Island event. It’s always interesting to look back at which fibres were most in demandContinue reading “Chaotic Fibres New Stock Soon!”

Maori Wool, an Excellent Needle Felting Choice

Mirror, mirror on the wall … which wool is the fairest of them all? So many to choose from and such a range in the characteristics that make each one unique. No witch hunt, spells or strange potions being mixed here! Consider Maori for instance. Out of their stashes of likely candidates, our needle feltersContinue reading “Maori Wool, an Excellent Needle Felting Choice”

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