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Chaotic Fibres Preparing for Cowichan Valley Fleece and Fibre Festival

Moved! Settled – more or less! We’re back in business and getting ready for the Cowichan Valley Fleece and Fibre Festival. Yes, we have finally moved our stock out of storage and into our new home after almost two months … Continue reading

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Chaotic Fibres, Victoria latest new product: Mulberry Bark!

Today’s shipment from one of our European felting and spinning suppliers included Mulberry Bark and Mulberry Skeleton Leaves. These are terrific for felting, papermaking, scrapbooking or whatever creative uses great minds out there conjure up for them. They are unlike … Continue reading

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Chaotic Fibres in Victoria. New, hand painted yarns, skeins and tops for Fibres West

Tulip buds are straining to open, cherry tree blossoms float by as the breeze settles gently on Victoria’s streets and Sharon’s latest hand painted yarns, skeins and tops are finished and ready for Vancouver’s Fibres West. Even if you’re encased … Continue reading

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Silk Yarns ready for Fibres West

We are packed to the rafters! Getting ready for Vancouver’s Fibres West in less than 2 weeks. We are still receiving some last minute shipments from Europe, preparing, packaging, pricing and loading the new products on our Online Store. We … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Fibres West 2015 in Vancouver, BC

Fibres West is only a few weeks away and we’re busy collecting and preparing a great mass of fibre for the two day festival and trade show. The 7th annual fibre event is being held at the Cloverdale Exhibition’s Agriplex … Continue reading

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Chaotic Pazzo Collection

Sharon just made up a couple of skeins for her Pazzo Collection Yarn to take to a Metchosin knitters group on Tuesday. Pazzo is Italian for crazy! And these wild skeins are crazy indeed. The inspiration came from Saturday’s visit to … Continue reading

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Store shelves are piling up!

Our online store shelves are piling up as we receive shipments from across North America and from Europe. It’s exciting and busy as we open packages and work at loading the items on our yet-to-go-live online store. Yes, we’re hard … Continue reading

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Moroccan Inspired Scarves

Our travels to Europe a couple of years ago took us to Marrakesh and the exotic flavours, colours and textures of the thousand year old medina. What an experience it was wandering and getting endlessly lost in the souks of … Continue reading

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Dyeing spectacular fibre!

Having such fun playing with painting dyes in striking, vibrant colours. These should make spectacular fibre once they’re carded in stylish blends.

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