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Just Call Me Spinderella

Remember how I was moaning that, lately, my work has gotten in the way of more important things like knitting and weaving?

Well, one of the upsides to working all those extra hours has meant that I have been able to buy myself a brand new spinning wheel! 202 more words

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Adventures in Space & Time

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This was such a fun commission! By the time the yarn was made I could just imagine a little tardis whizzing through the scene. 167 more words

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Cherry Blossom

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This gorgeous, soft, squishy yarn was inspired by the May cherry blossom in the local park. It is a 3-ply yarn and each single has a different composition. 170 more words

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Buttons Be Good!

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Spun for a friend, Kirsty of Buttons Be Good, this was another experimental art yarn. I had thought for a while that tiny, colourful buttons scattered through a yarn would be fun. 228 more words

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My Bobbin Floweth Over

Every so often I will get an idea in my head, and I have to act on it straight away….and so it was, yesterday,, when I decided that I had done enough spinning of dark brown yarn and needed to spin something a little bit more colourful. 159 more words

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Amazing Technicolour Yarn

Spinning away, on what feels like a ton of natural coloured yarn, was losing its appeal the other evening. So, I decided to crank up the colour level, and spin something a bit more lively. 108 more words

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Welcombe Spinners' website lives again!

Our website has been sadly neglected for a while, but we are back. Better late than never, here are a few photos from (ahem) just before Christmas. 50 more words