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Eva's Christmas Dress - Complete!

I finally finished Eva’s Christmas Dress.  The knitting has been done for a while, but Ronan’s birth and a knee injury forced me to put off the blocking/buttoning/photographing process.  144 more words


Applause! Applause! Award, that is...

So as I mentioned in my last post, I got to do some shopping at Knit Picks. So what’s with the title of this post? 805 more words

Random Acts Of Thinking

Spinning and Felting-Tigers and Wolves

When I was at the Oregon Fiber Festival in Canby, I allowed myself an impulse buy of the most glorious Mixed Blue Faced Lestier  wool. It was more expensive than I’d thought and chickened out at buying 2 ounces at $4./ oz. 334 more words


Finished Handspun - Spinner's Cottage

Handspun 2 of 3 for Spinzilla. A simply perfect merino from The Spinner’s Cottage. This is part review/part what I spun.

Review of The Spinner’s Cottage Merino… 219 more words


off to work in my merino tunic

I am eternally grateful to India Flint for teaching me this wonderful art that I can wear on my body.


Spinning Dark and Twisty

I have been spinning this merino/tencel top from Lynne Anderson, West Coast Colour and Carding, in what she calls her dark and twisty colours.


What a pleasure to spin.  119 more words


Finished Handspun - Malabrigo Nube

For the record, I think I’m partially recovered from Spinzilla.  At least in terms of catching up on sleep, not so much in terms of my back. 531 more words