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more spinning, and a ball winder

I’m having so much fun spinning this fiber. I plied (2-ply) the Gotland green yarn, washed it, and now it’s hanging up to dry. Luckily, in this weather, it should dry pretty fast. 259 more words


spinning Gotland and Targhee

My boyfriend got me many gifts for my birthday, one of which arrived in the mail Thursday: a LOT of spinning fiber from Spunky Eclectic… 156 more words


Unplugging... for the sake of writing.

Today I’ve promised myself to unplug. To work on the novel that has patiently been awaiting my attention. I feel that it’s time to devote myself to it; give it the attention that it requires. 44 more words


Cats of Visby

So I’ve been thinking about how often I see cats in Visby, though I’m not sure it there are a lot of them or if it’s the same once I see over and over. 219 more words

Haps & Shawls 

Having been very tentative about trying to knit a shawl, I decided to attend Veera Valimaki’s class on “Shawls and Shapes” at the Edinburgh Yarn Festival in March. 237 more words


Therapeutic bird photography

Something happened today which made me very sad and upset. I wont talk about what it was because that isn’t really that important right now and I don’t want to burden others with it (especially when I feel it’s very easy to take the other persons side). 223 more words

Teeny Fibre Shopping Spree

Last week I was disappointed that I couldn’t get my new wheel, so instead I treated myself to a little bit of new fibre! (in preparation for my new wheel). 339 more words