Monthly Archives: February 2012

Recipe for spinning fun….

Take one cake of singles,that has been sat waiting for plying inspiration. Add a new wheel – I finally caved and bought my own over the weekend. Its my new best friend and I spent far too much time with … Continue reading

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Boyfriend Mitts

Mitts are not exactly “comfort knitting” for me.   They are a little more painful for me to create than hats or scarves or socks.  I think it has something to do with knitting thumbs.  Or maybe it’s because I have … Continue reading

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Emily… where have you been?

Where have I been??? What have I been doing for 2 weeks? Why haven’t I been posting? I am going to confess something… I really hate February. Since I can remember, February has been a stressful time in my life. … Continue reading

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Mostly Pink Merino Handspun Yarn

This yarn was a little treasure I found laying around in my yarn stash.  I discovered the singles rolled into a ball and I could barely remember spinning them or what the wool had looked like before it was spun … Continue reading

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Can you guess what it is yet?

Before I share with you today’s points earner, I thought I’d add a little WIP update. My main project at the moment has got too big to leave the house, which is a shame as i do most of my … Continue reading

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Handspun Hicky Dicky

This is a silly little project that was the perfect use for an unknown amount of handspun yarn. This yarn was an early handspun yarn of mine that I discovered in my stash hand-wound around a toilet paper roll 🙂 … Continue reading

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3rd place finish!

When we first started this whole thing, I thought this was going to be a fun way for the three of us to challenge each other to some healthy competition… And then the competition began… I have come to realize … Continue reading

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