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So here's where I've been

After the debacle that was Viajante 3.0 I just needed time away from my knitting and that’s what I did. After my last post I took a few days and just spun. 263 more words


The Week, March 27-April 2

Well, it’s been one week and I’ve done pretty well with my ¬†list. I’ll have to be a bit harder on myself this week.

  • Knit through to the 5th color on Find your Fade shawl…
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Episode 4: Logwood Purple, Primroses and Violets

Join me as I chat a bit about my knitting and spinning projects as well as some natural dyeing with logwood!

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A Better Picture

Between work lunches, and a trip to the car dealership, and a trip to the orthodontist, Miss Marja’s Lintilla has gotten a little more work, and since it came home with me, it also got a decent photo. 262 more words

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Fade Finding

I almost wrote the title as “fad finding” which would be entirely appropriate when speaking of the Find Your Fade shawl. I am well into the second skein of the fourth color now, and just completed the lace section last evening. 719 more words

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My Unwind

I wind things up to unwind LOL… handspun cotton yarn – it’s not perfect, I’m just a beginner. Using a handmade bottom whirl drop spindle, but I think I’ll make a top whirl next time I make one.


The question I had to ask

It does not feel like it’s been 9 years (am I counting right?) since I first started blogging here at Speckledblue. It honestly skipped my mind long enough for me not to have a post planned to talk about it. 335 more words