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Sunday spinning update: plying and spinning

We’re back from a rather long ┬ávacation (more on that later) and I’ve finally plied up that merino/silk from before. I chain-plied it to preserve the colours and I’m thrilled with the yarn. It’s about 290 yards in about 100g. … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: silk & merino, part two

Busy times. This is a continuation of last week’s spinning. Here’s how the bobbin looked after the third strip of singles: And here it is all full with all of the initial spinning done. I enjoyed this so much more … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: silk & merino

A couple of years ago I got a lovely batch of silk/merino from All Spun Up. The colour was called Millefiori: I finally got the nerve to try spinning it. I split it into 4 so that I’d have smaller … Continue reading

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Sunday spinning update: merino/silk

I’m a day late, but I have done some spinning this week. I was in a mood to play with colour and I also wanted to spin pretty skinny singles. This is merino/silk from Fleece Artist that I bought back … Continue reading

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