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Ply time!

A while back I had used almost every bobbin I own, each with a different colour of thread on it.

Over time there were even more bobbins of singles than this pictures shows…  finally there has been a season of plying, skeining and washing, and now I have this pile instead. 95 more words

Natural Dyeing

Diary of a Design: Day 4, now we're getting somewhere!

I got a fair bit done yesterday, all the cables are completed and I’m on the Rev St st bit heading for the shoulders. I’m about 3 cm from the shoulder rise. 298 more words


FO Friday: Corriedale Boot Socks

PatternGusset Heel Basic Socks (yes, them again!) by Wendy D. Johnson from Sock From The Toe Up [My Ravelry Project Page] 353 more words


WIP Wednesday

Motoring along on the hand spun boot socks:

And …. well, limping along with the Iznik shawl:

That’s another 3 rows. Honest! 12 more words



In the last few weeks there has been a small outbreak of hat knitting.  It began with the Eleven Cloche and a skein of eucalyptus dyed grey corriedale. 175 more words



I have a new spindle to share with you today, because… spindle!!!

This is a pu yok spindles by Malcolm Fielding, and it’s simply gorgeous. According to Malcolm, via Fleegle Spins Supported ( 607 more words

Fibre Crafts

An invitation, a week 2 silkworm update and some random happenings

Let me begin with some dignity, because it won’t last. Soon we’ll be back to silkworms and other silly stuff.  Anne Harris of Annie’s Workroom would like to invite you to her exhibition.  397 more words

Natural Dyeing