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A New Project

Awhile back I made these batts:

They were meant to be a gradient, but, as you can see, that didn’t quite work out. So, instead I’ve decided to spin them up as a 4 ply. 282 more words

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No Better Feeling

I never really did much long draw spinning until about 2 years ago when I took a class.

The class didn’t teach me how to spin long draw or offer any tips I didn’t already know. 399 more words


More Spinning

Since I had yesterday off for Miss Butterfly’s graduation, and I worked hard to get all my other chores and errands done, I ended up with some extra time to spin. 131 more words

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My Handspun Scarf

So last week I shared that I was creating my own design for my yummy handspun and today I thought I would share the end result, a… 116 more words

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Dye me a rainbow...

Today’s efforts…

275g of beautiful hand spun Corridale fibre went into the dye pot today. I wanted to see if I could dye a rainbow gradient with natural dyes (why spoil a beautiful natural fibre with a chemical dye, huh?!) 170 more words


Graduation Day

Wow was yesterday ever eventful! We went on our memorial bike ride for a friend we lost early this year. Mr. Ink and I decided to do the mountain bike portion of the ride, since that’s our preference and the weather was fantastic for it. 354 more words

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Sunday Spinday

This morning we head out earlier than usual for a bike ride. It’s the birthday of a cycling friend we lost in January, and a memorial ride has been organized. 350 more words

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