After several months of no spinning, I’m back with a vengeance. And before I’m allowed to spin any new singles, I’ve tasked myself with plying the singles I’ve already spun. 158 more words
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Here is a very very specific intention.
2015 Intention #3: Process my Australian fiber into finished garments.
What does this mean? I was thinking about some of my fiber that I have on hand. 600 more words
I spent a lot of hours recently creating batts for my spinning workshop. I had all kinds of bits and bobs, some gifted from Guildies, some fleece washed and (sometimes) dyed right here at home, some from here and there and all over the place. 79 more words
We all know about blocking. Sometimes I don’t agree with it. I don’t think socks need to be blocked, for instance. My view is that they block on the feet – why do they need a special blocking when they are just going to be washed and dried and unceremoniously hung on the line after each use anyway? 241 more words
A few weeks ago I pulled out two beautiful skeins of Manos del Uruguay Wool Clasica that have been languishing in my stash for a while. 286 more words