Announcing the SkeinTwister!
Hello, SkeinMinder backers! How have you been? In case you're not on my Tools Newsletter list, I thought I'd tell you about another cool tool that I've developed over the... Read more
Last call for SkeinMinders at the KS price, and would you mind saying a word or two about the SkeinMinder?
SkeinMinders are now for sale!
I know, you guys already have your SkeinMinders! :) It's been great to see them in action on instagram, and I'm beyond thrilled that your responses have been so positive.... Read more
The Hall of Fame is up!
Hey backers! The last official deliverable is now delivered! You have a place on the internet, immortalizing your part in the SkeinMinder Kickstarter Campaign!
Check out the Backer Hall... Read more
All SkeinMinders have shipped!
I'm delighted to announce that we shipped the last batch of Kickstarter SkeinMinders out yesterday! They went to:
- Knitted Wit
- Dizzy Blonde Studios
- Blue Moon Fiber Arts
- Schmutzerella Yarns
- Zauberzeug... Read more
More SkeinMinder shipping & Pimped editions
Hello, backers! It's been a super-productive week here at Alpenglow Yarn World Headquarters. We've been working hard to get a few extra SkeinMinders out before Labor Day weekend, and we... Read more
6 more SkeinMinders shipped, User Guide link
Hello, all! We shipped 6 more SkeinMinders on Friday to:
- Gynx Yarns
- Fishknits Yarn
- cjkoho Designs
- Quixotic Fibers
- Huckleberry Knits
Several of the Thursday batch have already been delivered,... Read more
Shipping started today!
I'm so excited to write this update - we shipped out the first 22 SkeinMinders today! They went to:
- Hazel Knits
- Canon Hand Dyes
- Western Sky Knits, Montana
- Bad Amy... Read more
Quick update - overlays are in & good!
Hey everyone! I just wanted to post a quick update to let you know that the overlays came in this afternoon and they look good! We've applied two of them... Read more
Hello, SkeinMinder backers! If you've been following us on instagram, you'll know that we've been hard at work in the Alpenglow Yarn SkeinMinder Factory. We've made a ton of progress... Read more
SkeinMinder assembly is ramping up!
Hello, backers! July might be winding down, but we're cranking the SkeinMinder gears here at Alpenglow Yarn World Headquarters!
Yarn Update - the last one!
Last week we sent out... Read more
July Update - Happy 4th!
Hello, SkeinMinder backers!
The wheels are screaming right along here at Alpenglow Yarn World Headquarters.
How's the new space you might ask? Ha! Remember what I said about... Read more
June Update - No Gloom Here!
Hello, SkeinMinder backers!
June is in full swing and so is both SkeinMinder and yarn production! We have lots of good stuff to report, so grab a glass of something... Read more
Memorial Day Update
I have several exciting things to report, we've been gettin' busy in May!
The biggest and most exciting news is that I'm able to hire paid part-time help for the... Read more
Hello, SkeinMinder backers! It's May in San Luis Obispo and I have the allergies to prove it! :) My nose isn't the only thing that's been running, the flurry of... Read more
Ordering rewards and getting the ball rolling!
Hello, SkeinMinder backers! It's been a busy couple of weeks, as I've been knocking off all the major organizational tasks. Mostly I've been ordering rewards, and doing initial prep work... Read more
This week has been unbelievable. Never in my wildest dreams would I have imagined that this would be the outcome. YOU'RE AMAZING! I am so very grateful to... Read more
The Final 2 Hours!
What an amazing trip this has been. I could not have done it without each and every one of you. Not only your pledges, but especially your energetic sharing and... Read more
You made this happen!
Seriously, you did! I reached out as much as I could and everyone I knew was sick to death of hearing me blab about the SkeinMinder. It wasn't until these... Read more
Pledges now have double the impact!
I know, 2 updates in one day, but this just couldn't wait!
A certain backer really wants to see this project succeed.
They've offered to match pledges dollar-for-dollar from... Read more
It's the SkeinMinder Master Dyer List of Yarn Enabling! And just 2 more days!
Hi, everyone! I wanted to give a special shout-out and big thank youto all the dyers who have backed the campaign so far, for a SkeinMinder (or two, or... Read more
Backing is strong today, over 50% and 200 backers!
Wow, what a day! There were pledges for 11 more SkeinMinders today, and today's not over yet! That's awesome, that kind of support and backing is exactly what the doctor... Read more
SkeinMinder Final Days!
Hello, everyone! We're in the final few days of the campaign and it's time to talk about how everything is going. It's great to have so much excitement about the... Read more
We're a Kickstarter Staff Pick!
I'm pretty excited about this and had to post another update, even though it's a bit close to my last one. The SkeinMinder was chosen as a Kickstarter Staff Pick!... Read more
We're in the Fiber News!
Hi, SkeinMinder backers and fans! I'm thrilled to announce that the SkeinMinder was just written up in the SCENE section of PLY Magazine! This issue is all about Leicester wool... Read more
The SkeinMinder is off to a great start!
Hello, everyone! If you're receiving this update via email, it means you're an awesome early SkeinMinder backer! Thank you so much for your contribution, with your help, we've already reached ... Read more