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Saturday spinning update: future spinning

It was a beautiful day today at Rhinebeck. I had one of my Goldings with me and some purple Fleece Artist merino. I got a little bit done. I also picked up some things that will help me spin in … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: remote update!

I did make good on my plan to finish up the Sweet Georgia Yarns superwash merino (Pomegranate). The singles were beautiful and I wound them up: Then I plied them and wound them up again to ply again for a … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: at long last

Back in July I began spinning this green merino in a park in Paris. That was a good start. It’s Corgi Hill Farm 15.5 micron merino and it was unbelievably soft. Since I spindle spun this braid it took a … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: Tour de Fleece recap

The Tour de Fleece finished up last week. I thought I’d have a lot more spinning done, but then I was expecting to be at home working on the wheel.¬†Instead, the day the Tour de France started I was off … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: Tour de Fleece

Today is the start of the Tour de Fleece. I’m on the road, so I brought a little herd of Goldings with me, along with Handmaiden Godiva Silk, Into The Whirled Romney, and Manx Laoughtan from HilltopCloud. That should keep … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: still playing with the spindles

Since I don’t have any wheel spinning progress to show you today, here’s what’s currently on my spindle. This is my wee little Golding with a bit of Lady Godiva fiber from Hand Maiden (mmm, silk & merino). It’s spinning … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: I’m away, but I’ve been spinning

Right now I’m at Rhinebeck, but through the magic of scheduled posts, I’m telling you about the spinning I’ve done this week. I finally worked up my nerve to play with a box of Cupcake Fiber Company batts on my … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: the mojo is back

I seem to have got my spinning mojo back this week. It might have something to do with also finally releasing the last Summer in Provence pattern! First I finished spinning my KraftyKoala alpaca/silk: Then I plied it, and I’ve … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: Tour de France week 3

Oh my goodness! Another week has flown by without me posting. Rest assured, there has been both knitting & spinning happening here. In addition I’ve also written a deposit cheque for the new house, booked a mover, met with the … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: Tour de Fleece week 2

What a whirlwind of a week it’s been here! In addition to work, kids, the Tour de France and the Tour de Fleece, we have sold our house! It looks like it’s all going to work out in the next … Continue reading

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