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a colourful wednesday

I spy on this day…

a bit of autumn …

and a watercolour still-life …

and a pile of shimmering handspun merino wool and silk … 7 more words

The Crafts

TDF Finish Line

This years tour is over, and though I didn’t accomplish as much as I had hoped, I did make a small dent in my fiber stash.   62 more words


Tour de Fleece end collage

and what do you know: it’s the day after the Tour ended and I’m spinning green. Finally!

On the other wheel the Fairy hair is still in progress. 42 more words


Casualties of Life

I know, I know. But I’ve got a really good reason.


TdF conclusion

First, I’ll start with a story. I decided to put in my final TdF spinning time this morning, since the morning was so beautiful. Not humid, decent temp, really ideal for porch spinning. 211 more words

Fiber Arts

Spinning this 'n' that

Here’s my gold Easter yarn before washing:

And after washing and drying:

It fluffed up, although it’s not very soft.

In other spinning news, I realized I’m so close to my goal of spinning all my stash (as of Jan 2014!) this year! 85 more words

TdF and FO

I have another finished object. This is another honey cowl, out of handspun Marja gave me. She was absolutely right, it looks amazing as a honey cowl. 183 more words

Fiber Arts