Category Archives: Spinning

Months in the Making

For well over four months my spinning wheel was dedicated to these yarns.  It probably took me longer than it should have, but, I have my reasons.  This is a project I was commissioned to spin.  So here’s a quick rundown of how this went. 1) I was brought a lovely alpaca fleece straight from […]

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November

There’s something about when the first of November rolls around… I really start to feel like we are in the stride of fall.  The color is at its peak, it’s truly chilly out, and the sun wanes casting a golden hue on everything.  It’s so marvelous.  My projects seem to be emulating the warm tones […]

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Weasleypants

Hooray, another finished yarn! This is one of my all-time favorites (do I say that every time?) Fiber: Polwarth from Two If By Hand in the Weasleypants colorway Yardage: 283 – sport weight?  I never use my wraps per inch tool… :/ Method: Worsted-spun 2-ply This is everything you want spinning yarn to be – […]

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Skyp, Breezy & Weasley(pants)

WIPs that have stolen my heart. *Insert contented sigh here* To put my new Sock Rockets to work, I cast on some Simple Skyp Socks, a very fun, fast, easy (& free!) pattern by Adrienne Ku. Needles: awesome.  Pattern: awesome.  Yarn: Wickedly awesome – Footsie from Cakewalk Yarns in the “Sudden Valley” colorway.  The Sock Rockets […]

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The Finisher

How was your weekend?  Mine was wonderful.  We had some lovely rain last night into this morning, which has dropped the temperature down a touch.  I’ve been bustling about getting things done this morning, and I’m finally sitting down to enjoy my coffee while blogging.  A wren is serenading me outside the window near the […]

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