Extravaganza 2011 Vendors
Dawning Dreams - Batts, rovings (bamboo and wool), yarns (Handspun and Hand-dyed), Fiber-related postcards and buttons, Babe spinning wheels, and wood spindles.
Spinning Straw Into Gold - Luxury fiber batts, wonderful wool tops, tussah & sari silks, Joan Ruane "Easy to Spin" cotton, Tahkli spindles, baby camel & cashmere top, Gotland locks from New Zealand and qiviut fiber, the cashmere of the North; Tencel, a green, recycled fiber, Greener Shades Organic Acid Dyes, and Unicorn Fiber Wash products.
Knit Unto Others - Fair trade yarn and gifts. JUL line of shawl pins, buttons, and accessories. Frabjous Fiber sari ribbon, yarns, and gifts. Frog Tree. Perhaps some Manos and Be Sweet, Lantern Moon. Hand-felted recycled sari scarves and felted bags from The Red Sari. Hand-knitted finger puppets from Lucuma Design(Peru).
The Alpaca Legacy - Luxury yarn and roving. Lavender products, Quilting bats, Alpaca felt tote bags, Drop spindle kits
Karen Poulakos Fiber Arts - Spinning wheels and accessories, carding equipment, looms, fiber for spinning, bamboo knitting needles at bargain prices, books and dvd's
Mamazooma Handknits - Yarn, stitch markers, notions tins, patterns
Sarah Kate Fibers & Diamond B Sheep Farm - Hand dyed rovings, washed fleece, carded batts, handspun yarns and art yarns created from our own herd of Shetland, Border Leicester & crossbred sheep.
Sassafras Creations - Jewelry and accessories made from recycled knitting needles.
Lewbug Creations - Hand dyed & painted merino roving braids, hand dyed bamboo roving, hand dyed silk roving, and blends. Hand blended and pulled rovings. Handspun yarns and ready to wear items made from our hand dyed and handspun yarns. We will also have a small assortment of needleart related accessories such as knitting needle and crochet hook rolls but our main staple is our fibers and yarns.
Lost City Knits - Hand dyed natural fibers, often locally sourced from farmers who raise the sheep, alpaca, llama and angora rabbits. After I clean the fleeces I have them mill spun to fingering or lace weight. When the shipment arrives back from the mill I begin hand-dyeing four skeins at a time. I also am a lace designer and have patterns available for customers, both in print form and via Ravelry.
Clear Creek Lavender - We have a small lavender farm in eastern oklahoma and have a line of lavender products such as soaps, shea butter, and lip balm. We'll have dried lavender, too, for yarn stashes.
A Twist In Time - Kromski and Ashford wheels and products, hand dyed yarns, books, silk fibers and yarns, sock yarns and finished products.
M.A.F.I.A. Mansfield Area Fiber Inspired Artisans - We are a cooperative group of fiber artists in Mansfield, TX and all have Etsy shops. As of right now we include: No Spun Intended: hand dyed fiber, hand carded batts, handspun yarn, finished objects. Lazy Pi Farm: hand dyed fiber and yarn, locally raised fiber, handspun yarn, hand carded batts, finished objects. The Droll Eclectic: SpinOlution wheels, hand dyed fiber and yarn, hand carded batts, handspun yarn, finished objects, and Zippy Pins. BookWyrm42: hand dyed fiber, hand carded batts.
Barakel Farm & Sam's Icelandic Sheep Farm - Border Leicester and Blue Face Leicester fleece and rovings, Angora rabbit wool, Border Leicester and Blue Face Leicester yarn, Icelandic fleece, rovings, and yarn, sheep horns, note cards, fiber processing tools, HPKY yarns and kits.
Brooks Farm Yarns - We have developed a line of our own yarns, spun to our specifications and hand dyed exclusively by Brooks Farm. We also present an array of patterns designed specifically for BFY in addition to a collection of free patterns for our customer convenience.
FancyFibers - Knitting and spinning accessories (drop spindles, stitch markers, etc.) Spinning fiber from animals raised on our farm Hand spun yarn Hand dyed, hand carded roving, spinning batts, and Triangle looms.
Blue Goose Farms - Spinning Batts, Handspun Yarn, Raw and Washed Mohair, Raw and Washed Wool, Orfice/spinning hooks, stitch markers, Hand made ornaments.
Hank of Yarn - We carry a great selection of yarns and supplies for all your projects. Our fibers span a large range, from "baby friendly" easy care blends to luxurious hand-spun, hand-dyed cashmeres.
WoodenSpinner - Knitting & spinning accessories, spinning fiber from animals raised on our farm, Hand spun yarn, Hand dyed, hand carded roving, spinning batts & triangle looms.
Coloratura Yarns - Hand Painted Knitting Yarns, 100% alpaca yarns, large gauge hand made knitting needles and tunisian crochet hooks.
Purdy Thangz - Purdy Thangz carries a unique variety of shawl and scarf closures including polymer clay and gemstones. We sell a full line of Boye crochet hooks decorated in polyner clay. This year we introduced several new items; collapsable niddy noddies, attractive drop spindles; and The Yarn Caddy which houses your yarn or roving while you play with the fiber on needles or on a wheel! The Yarn Caddy was recently featured in Knitters Magazine in the new products area. PT also carriers buttons in polymer clay and gemstone. Finally, we carry a fun selection of stitch markers, bookmarks, kilt pins, and earrings with knitting, spinning, or crocheting related charms attached.
Woolgatherings - Amish made baskets to help organize creative projects. Featuring The Woolgathering Basket (crafters workstation ideal for home or travel)-as advertised in Country Sampler, Create & Decorate and Rug Hooking Magazine. Knitters Project Basket, Spinners Basket (new) and various other project, storage and tool baskets. Clamp-on Ott Lights. I design part of the baskets and an Amish family from Iowa make the baskets for me.
CYA Fiberclouds - Handpainted roving, handpainted batts, Ashland Bay top, spindles and other fiber related goods.
Buffalo Wool Co. is dedicated to bringing to market the best possible products from the American bison. They work with some of the largest bison ranches in the country. By doing so, they help conserve the by-products of bison ranching. They both supply local retailers with Buffalo Gold yarns, and travel around the country to festivals and show demonstrating why bison fiber is not only a beautiful and soft knitting yarn but one of the best possible performance fibers for extreme outdoor use.
Lowder Colours Farm has Washed and Dyed Locks, Rovings, Batts, Raw Fleeces, Hand Spun Yarns, Mill Spun Yarns from all my sheep, Teeswater, Wensleydale, Rambouillet, Bond, Gotland, Karakul and Mohair.
Heaven Sent Food & Fiber has a flock of covered white and natural color Merino sheep, Huacaya Alpacas and Angora Rabbits. Last spring we sent over 100# of wool to the mill, and still kept the best back for ourselves and other hand spinners who appreciate the softest yarns available. Our yarns and fibers are hand dyed and we have recently started working with a local pattern designer Jan Garrett (mamagarrett to Ravelry users) who is creating wonderful options for the beginner knitters and experienced knitters who want to relax. We make goats' milk soaps from our Nubian Dairy goats and felt them with alpaca. Our felted dog pickles and cat balls make everyone's furry friends happy. We also sell honey from our bee hives. All our products straight from our Farm to Ewe!
Vendor applications are no longer being accepted. Vendors are being added as they are confirmed.