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Hat from Handspun! 

I finished my first hat made from my handspun yarn! It is so gratifying to go from roving to a finished, wearable product. Since I still consider myself to be a beginning spinner, I tend to choose a project for my yarn after I’ve finished it. 138 more words

Busy Saturday

I prefer not to have a busy Saturday, but that’s what I’ve got over here. We are in full on girlscout cookie mode, and I have to go pick up the first 76 boxes ordered on the first day of cookie sales. 198 more words

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Spinning Update

I decided to break up the 8 ounces of gasoline rainbow with a quick other project. I grabbed the last Inglenook batt from my stash, and decided to spin it up as singles. 89 more words

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I’ve still not fulled the scarf.

We’ve been moving; Packing started just after I finished it.  Unpacking started Sunday last. I’ve got about 18 lbs of processed fiber, 6 lbs of unprocessed… 103 more words


Snow Day #2

I am not entirely sure why, but we have a second snow day. I suppose, considering last evening, it makes sense. But the sun shines bright today with little evidence of yesterday’s mess beyond the fresh covering of snow. 420 more words

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Snow Day Updates

We are having a weather event! Nice big storm, with thundersnow. A ton of rain and sleet and slush before the snow began. Wet heavy snow has knocked out power for many people and the internet for us for awhile. 451 more words

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Biasknitting: seaming blocks together.

Here’s how my Blue Texel Shetland wrap looks like at the moment:

Three strips seamed together. The two outer strips are zig zags and knitted on the bias. 1,016 more words