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Andean Plying

I have been spinning almost every day during Tour de Fleece. I have been so inspired seeing photos of what everyone else is spinning and posts about what they are learning! 112 more words

Episode 124 | aloha

It’s been almost two months exactly, since I recorded what I thought would be the very last episode of the Snappy Stitches Podcast.

We’re here talking about it and there’s a video attached, so clearly it wasn’t actually the last. 346 more words


VLOG FIVE | mamaloveswool

Join me on my front porch as I take a look through my Tour de Fleece 2016 spinning progress from week one of the tour. I’m actually really enjoying these casual little recordings I’ve been doing. 426 more words


So Much Fun

Since my previous Tour de Fleece 2016 update, I decided to add another spindle to the active list, and pulled out one of my Turtle Made Turkish spindles I bought a few months ago. 729 more words


Tour de Fleece 2016 - First Update

I’ve been spinning along with the Tour de Fleece, which is a spinning event that runs alongside the Tour de France.  It started last Saturday, and so far I’ve been spinning everyday. 194 more words


FO: Handspun Ashford Fibre

Yardage: 124.5m in 96g

Weight: 2 ply DK

Fibre: Ashford Merino Silk Sliver in Damson

Spindle: SpinCityUK resin spindle

Notes: Very lofty yarn. Plied quite tightly. 12 more words


 Day 5 Plying, Spindling and a Silky

An overcast morning cleared into a beautiful sunny afternoon. It was a great day for my next installment of Tour de Fleece spinning. This morning I felt like working with my drop spindle for a while. 78 more words