October SGY Fibre Club.

Since everyone has *hopefully received their club in the mail, today, being almost the last day of the month, is Reveal Day! As most of you know, I spin for Sweet Georgia Yarns each month in order to share with you what the fibre club looks like actually spun up! Sweet Georgia Yarn’s October Fibre…

combination drafting.

This was one of those funny spins that I started on a whim because I wanted to try something new. Oddly enough, I started it just prior to another project that ended up using a similar technique! Weird … but more on that project at another time … I bought this braid of fibre at…

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…

TdF 2015. On your marks …

Tour de Fleece starts this weekend! It’s an annual event that the Official Tour de Fleece group on Ravelry hosts. For spinners around the world, it’s a wonderful event to connect with other spinners, as well as to challenge yourself, even with goals as simple as to spin each day. July 4th marks the start…

excitement about heels!

Remember the Sweet Georgia Yarns’ Superwash BFL that I spun in January? Well, it turned into really cool, crazy and fast socks! I have a short list of Goals for 2015 (I haven’t shared them in a formal blog post but I will at some point!) and one of my goals for 2015 was to…