Category Archives: Spinning

Spinning – Witches Brew

Two days worth of spinning, 100g of Falkland Corriedale Combed Top in colour Witches Brew bought from Gradience Yarns on Etsy. Another 100g left to spin and then I need to ply it all together. Hope to have it completed by … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece – Update

Part of the single plied together, still need to ply the rest. First I need to put this into a skein to free up the bobbin.

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Knitorama – Episode 018

Hi, thank you to all new and returning viewers, I hope you bear with me today as this is quite a bit longer than usual. FINISHED OBJECTS TEST KNIT – Waves Cowl – Waves Cowl by Sally-Jane Cameron (currently not … Continue reading

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Prepping for Tour de Fleece

I’ve made a slight change of plans to my Tour de Fleece goals. I first want to finish spinning up what is currently on my bobbins. This was Adriafil Felis bought in NL when I still lived there, but I … Continue reading

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Spinning – Practicing for TdF

I’ve decided to join the Tour de Fleece this year, which happens at the same time that the Tour de France is going on, except you spin fiber. You can set whatever goals you like. I’ve joined team Rookie and … Continue reading

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Dona Maria Fiber

I’d seen this braid of hand dyed fiber some time ago on dona maria‘s etsy shop, and as luck would have it, it was still available. It’s 100% Merino. I also couldn’t resist these colourful rolags, Merino & Silk. And … Continue reading

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Hilltop Cloud Fiber

Having had fun spinning my first yarn earlier this year, I wanted to keep going and not wait too long before spinning again, but not having any fiber at hand (I have several fleeces that still need carding) I ordered … Continue reading

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Success!!!!

I’ve had my spinning wheel for roughly 18 months now, but wasn’t able to really get any decent singles. So I put the wheel away for a while, and in the meantime bought some Craftsy classes and watched them and … Continue reading

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Birthday Haul – Part 1

I got some lovely gifts for my birthday this year, I just haven’t been able to take photos of all of them yet. Here is one of the gifts I got. Thank you Rosario 🙂 I’ll have to get out … Continue reading

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Hand Carders

My new hand carders that I bought at NouRo in NL. Handmade and well worth the price. Now to find time to do some carding…

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