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Spinning Singles for Knitting

I learn a lot watching YouTube videos.  I saw this video before but this time what she said finally hit home. Basically you can’t balance yarn while spinning fiber into yarn because you’re adding twists in the yarn.   261 more words

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Hello everyone,

I’ve been back at work a week now and I’m already exhausted! The days have flown by but we are now back to normal. 895 more words

On The Farm

As I shared at the end of December, for Christmas my husband adopted a sheep for me. The story goes that there are a lot of places where you can adopt a sheep or purchase a fleece, but my husband got it in his mind that it would be really neat if he could find such a program locally where we could actually go and visit the farm. 997 more words

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A Portion Of Fibre

Today is the day that I have been waiting what feels like ages for…..yup, today is the first day of Wonderwool Wales – or Yarnmas, as I call it. 311 more words

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Mellow Yellow

It is a truth universally acknowledged that being a spinner tends to make you look a bit of a hippy!

So it was with me this morning, when I decided that it was the perfect weather to go and sit in the garden and prepare some yarn for spinning. 251 more words

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Day Thirty

Just wow. Today has been a really buzzing day. It’s Mr Moo’s birthday so I just had to wake him up early and whisper/shout, “HAPPY BIRTHDAY” at him – best start to a birthday there is, in my eyes. 838 more words

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