Skill Building for Spinners

This year I’m very excited to be taking part in and helping to lead the Three Waters Farm Skill Builder Spin-along. Each month we’ll be focused on a different skill, providing helpful links, q & a, encouragement, and troubleshooting along the way. Not only is this an awesome way to spin some of my beautiful […]

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A ‘Stylish’ Option

In my last post I shared that I was ready to start my handspun sweater! One more indulgent look at the handspun? Yes, please! Of course, as is old news by this point, I’ve been spinning this yarn to create my own handspun Tecumseh Sweater. As it snowed and rained and sleeted Sunday morning I finally […]

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Dear Readers…

Dear Readers, I’ve been writing this blog for quite a long time. I can tell you the archives here go back to the end of 2010, but I honestly had to look that up because I don’t spend a ton of time looking that far back over the years on content I’ve posted. I just […]

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So. Many. Pretties.

Tour de Fleece 2018 finished a little less than 2 weeks ago, so I suppose I could be farther behind in sharing my final spins. Alas, I can share them in sparse detail because I’ve yet to properly measure and label them (of course), but I can wait no longer! Today is the day! Let’s […]

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Today on my wheel…

I’ve been quiet this week as energies have gone toward homeschool planning, getting ready for a landmark birthday this coming week, and, of course, Tour de Fleece. Today I’ve been working on three spins. Upstairs… Spindle at the park… And downstairs… Zoom zoom!

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Simply Brilli[g]ant!

Last October I started out on a project. Over in the Three Waters Farm Ravelry Group, we held a designer based spinalong + knitalong dedicated to the work of Nim Teasedale. She’s a brilliant designer and just a very awesome human being in general so it was a real treat to participate. I picked her […]

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