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Episode 8 :: Lazily Eating Ice Cream

The Wool n’ Spinning Podcast Episode 8 :: Lazily Eating Ice Cream August 2015 I say in the beginning that this won’t be published until NEXT weekend as I am waiting on something. If that something comes, there will be an extra episode in August!  For show notes, see below. If I haven’t linked to… Continue reading Episode 8 :: Lazily Eating Ice Cream

handspun · spinning · tourdefleece · yarn

spun from stash and comparing knitted samples.

Per my agreement with my No. 1 partner (aka my husband), I am spinning from stash for much of the rest of the year. We have two festivals in the fall that I faithfully attend :: Knit City and The Langley Weavers and Spinners Guild Artisan’s Sale. Knit City always promises some really interesting and… Continue reading spun from stash and comparing knitted samples.

handspun · spinning · yarn

the proverbial fence.

There are many posts out there about superwash yarn and how it is made. I think it’s important to be informed about the process, and like Bren says of the Snerb Yarn blog, then you can make a decision either way to include it in our crafting rotation of spinning and knitting. I’m on the… Continue reading the proverbial fence.