Monthly Archives: August 2018

As I Was Saying

Back when O was going to teach at Sheep and Wool Day, I was discussing with him the fact that he “No, he shouldn’t put it [his spindle] in his backpack…It would need some sort of hardcase to protect it…” … Continue reading

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Something Old, Something New

This may be the last rainbow Rowan (Titchy Threads).  Last year’s Rowan (Titchy Threads) definitely saw its share of use.  It still sort of fits, but is faded, stained and pilling.  I’ve heard that this won’t be the first day … Continue reading

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New Spinning Skills Combo

Long Draw Spinning was so fun I spun all of my bobbins full. As I mentioned in a previous post, two became a single plying ball and turned into some interesting yarn. The others waited until Wheel Spa Day was … Continue reading

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Spinning Wheel Spa

Living the Rural life means regularly getting boxes in the mail. It is a matter of access and cost, but I could do a whole series of posts on that. It would be interesting to make some comparisons with someone … Continue reading

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The Beige Bra of Swimsuits: Ipswich Review

Disclaimer: All opinions stated in this post are my own. I have not received any type of compensation from anyone for making this project. Jenny Rushmore of Cashmerette is one of, if not my favorite, designer(s). What I’ve recently discovered … Continue reading

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Flowers in Pinks, Blues and Yellows

Feeling carefree and responsible, as I work a few stitching on this vintage table cloth. The end is in sight, if not so close that I can claim in to be working on it. 8 small flowers on the outer … Continue reading

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Plied Longdraw

Having filled my bobbins during my longdraw class with a variety of colors I took the easy method of winding two off into a plying ball and creating a lovely pink/teal/aqua ball of yarn.  I’m expecting this to be popular … Continue reading

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