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Spinning: with a project in mind

This year has been an interesting one. A lot of growth and adjustments in my personal life as well as in relation to making. I’ve written earlier in the year about the fact knitting has taken a bit of a back seat for it’s spinning counterpart. 682 more words

Photography

Behaviour Management: By George, she’s got it!

Guest blog: by Luzaan Sparks (Lead Practitioner at Goffs School, Cheshunt)

Ever watched ‘Pygmalion’ or the more modern ‘My Fair Lady’ and wondered HOW did Henry Higgins get Eliza Doolittle to speak ‘posh’?  613 more words

CPD

new fibres and my latest spin

this yarn was spun with my catandsparrow fibre club rolags some finnx fleece from kathys fibres and merino I dyed…

next up I’ve bought more fibre from New Zealand from the lovely Heavenly Wools…I’ll post the fibre breeds and names when I spin them.. Have a great Sunday!✌💛

Handspinning

Sunday spinning

I went and visited my friend Kathy at her art studio yesterday. I’ve been so busy and so has she so we haven’t seen each other in a few months so we had plenty of gossip to share! 46 more words

Handspinning

Tuffsock knitting: BFL/Texel/Silk

Dearest readers, there I was full of good intentions for more regular posting when I was struck down by illness!  Fret not–I am recovering, but all too slowly for a restless individual such as myself.  251 more words

Silk

om en bra garnhelg

Så, sambon tyckte att vi skulle åka till Nääs slott eftersom de håller på en del med miljövänlig byggnadsvård där och vi precis blivit med hus (I know, inte så smart att starta en blogg mitt inför en flytt, men men vi har alla våra stunder) och jag tyckte väl att jovars, varför inte? 587 more words

Yarn Review: Stranded Dyeworks Fjord in "Industrial Kingfisher"

Yarn Review: Stranded Dyeworks Fjord in “Industrial Kingfisher”

First Impressions:

Well-packaged, love the ball bands, everything as advertised (yay!). Photo was accurate to the website picture. 584 more words

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