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Just Off The Loom

Off  my Dryad rigid heddle table loom. Weft ends still to tidy, but very pleased with this. All the warp & most of the weft is my handspun Portland wool blended with Kool-Aid dyed mohair. 73 more words

Waiting for Wednesday

I’m waiting for Wednesday – I’ll leave early in the morning, and in the afternoon I’ll be in Orkney! On Saturday I’ll be in Shetland. I’m not sure if I can post from there, but will post when I’m back home if not earlier. 94 more words

Next stop on the F Line - Bergen Street, Brooklyn

My search for local yarn stores in the big apple continued but this time, I decided to venture off the island and check out the shops in Brooklyn. 338 more words

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Upcoming Event!: Fibrefest craft show

Our craft show season is beginning now!

This week-end, September 10-11th, we’ll be at Fibrefest in Almonte . Saturday the show is open from 10am ’til 5pm and on Sunday from 10am ’til 4pm.  165 more words

Mohair

Here it is, in Black and White

We sheared goat number two, Ely, and now I am taking the next steps in processing their coats. All the mohair has been thoroughly washed and I am most of the way through the process of picking it all apart and pulling out the weeds, hay,and straw that was stuck in it. 264 more words

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Finally, a scarf for me

Well the change is not to take even longer between posts! Since making my last post’s bold statement it does feel like I have moved in entirely the opposite direction to what I am hoping to move in. 237 more words

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