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Craft Fayre Success! 22/05/2015

I had a brilliant day today meeting lots of new customers at the Concourse Craft Fayre. Busy all day and hardly a minute to sit down so just as well I forgot my chair! 74 more words


Animal Products


Today, we are going to discuss about what we take from animals and how we extract it from them. Knowing these can bail you out of many diseases! 1,377 more words


Finding My Way Back


I’ve been a full-time caregiver for several years and will continue to provide care yet always find time here and there for any sort of needlework/fiber art (my passion).  18 more words


From my treasure-chest...

While searching through my substantial and treasured stash for something quite different – I found some embroidered edging for traditional Norwegian knitted sweaters / cardigans (kofter). 164 more words


spinning Gotland and Targhee

My boyfriend got me many gifts for my birthday, one of which arrived in the mail Thursday: a LOT of spinning fiber from Spunky Eclectic… 156 more words


Episode 117: Android or Robot?

Welcome, what’s been going on in life, The Last Unicorn, Traveling Monsters Rebecca Danger, Sophie’s Universe, knitting and spinning, tv, reading and life!

Episode 117: Android or Robot? 190 more words


Wool Test Results

A couple of weeks ago I sent samples of all my sheep’s wool off to a lab in Texas to be evaluated. There are a number of different ways that wool is graded in the industry, but most flocks are moving towards micron thickness since its a standardized, objective way to measure wool fineness. 736 more words

Sheep & Goats