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Saturday Night Round Up

Would you like a post full of odds and bits and stuff I’ve managed to accomplish all mashed together? I hope so. Its all I seem to have time for. 466 more words

General

Best Present Ever

I just got my Christmas present, and I believe it is the best present one could get!

It is an Ashford Traditional spinning wheel! Yay! It arrived on Monday, and I assembled it Monday night and started spinning immediately. 380 more words

Back to the fibre!

All done, I handed in my PhD thesis, and now back to my fibre. I had to take a step back from fibre crafts to focus on finishing off my thesis, but don’t think that I was completely unproductive (fibre-wise). 422 more words

Fibre Crafts

Wheel Wednesday:Giant's mitts edition

For the better part of the fall and winter the Giant and I have been somewhat battling for control of the thermostat. I say somewhat because really it consists of me turning the temperature down enough where (thanks to the awesomeness of fibro-yes this is sarcasm) I feel like I am not roasting in my clothes and then me turning it back up because the Giant is sitting there in a sweater, long pants, wool socks and 1-3 blankets looking pretty darn chilly. 443 more words

Spinning

Getting Back to Spinning

My first exposure to spinning was through my mother;  after she retired she decided to try a new hobby.  She bought herself a beautiful Lendrum wheel and let me give it a try.   294 more words

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