Something Lovely

Something Lovely

I still owe a finish line picture for my TdF yarns, however in the meantime, enjoy "Something Lovely" that I knit up this past week. I really enjoy the patterns by Caitlin ffrench, especially since so many use bulky yarns. Yarn: Knit Picks Swish Bulky in Potion (discontinued) XO, ~L   … [Continue reading...]

TdF 2014: Day 9- Bulky Yarns!

Day9

Oops, was a little MIA for a few days. I warned you that TdF spinning would be interrupted by working on the home remodel and indeed it was. There was painting to be done, disliked and repainted. Yes, lots of fun! There was also a movie to be seen (finally got to see Maleficent). And I may have run a Mom & Me race with my daughter this morning... whatevs ;-) Alas, I digress and we'll get back to the topic at hand... TdF!!! Today I spun up 3 singles and already had the 4th waiting. I … [Continue reading...]

TdF 2014: Day 4- Bulky Singles!

Day 4

Much less time for spinning today. You see, while I am off work this week I also have big plans to get a few things done around the house. Namely: finish our dining room, spackle the kitchen and finish painting the upstairs hall. While I wish I could spend all day catching up on bad […]

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TdF 2014: Day 3- Plying

Day 3

Still spinning away over here. First up I finished the “Yellow Snow” rolags I was working on. The single has been set side to wait for another single (or two!) that I plan to ply it with. Next up was plying. I had too many bobbins with miscellaneous singles on them, needed to free up some space […]

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TdF 2014: Day 2

Day 2

Not as much spinning today due to a trip to the zoo. Perfect weather, we could not resist taking the animals to see the animals. Today’s fiber: Malabrigo Nube in Solis Bohoknitterchic Spins rolags “Yellow Snow” I am off work this week (stay-cation!) so the focus will be finishing up the rolags and working on some […]

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