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30 Day Knitting Challenge: Knitting Was Only the Beginning

Day 28: Do you do any other crafts besides knitting? What are they, and did learning to knit come before or after learning these other crafts? 957 more words

30 Day Knitting Challenge

Rain Check!

While I am at home today and actually have something to blog about, I am finishing up my first week at university (more on that to come) and getting ready for a gathering at my house this Sunday, so I think I must wait until next week to show you Odette! 10 more words

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Stash Dash 2015 Finish Line

The Knit Girllls‘ Stash Dash 2015 ended on August 14, while I was taking a blogging break.  I knitted, crocheted and spun my to way to the 3K finish line with 4.14 meters to spare! 153 more words

Knitting

What's on my wheel Wednesday #2

After a lot of pondering I have finally decided to spin the BFL (Blue faced Leicester) I bought from Wheeldale Woolcrafts at the British Wool Show a few weeks back. 142 more words

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Catching Up

It’s been over a year since I last posted.

Life has been busy, blah, blah, blah. I promise I’ve been doing loads of knitting and spinning. 546 more words

Knitting

My First Hand-Spun Yarn

Having spun a small quantity of single green yarn, and another in purple, I then spun the two together to create a 2ply yarn.  This is my first attempt and it’s not very even, but I’m so chuffed with it. 15 more words

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It's been a long time!

Looking back at my last blog post, I can’t believe it’s been so long! A lot has been happening offline (which, if you follow me on… 239 more words

Handspun