I’ve finished knitting up the Dorset Down yarn and I’m so very happy with it. It came out even better than I had hoped. Back in November I went poking […]
After a few blissful days of sun and warm temperatures, the wet and the cold are rolling back in. S’ok. I have a plan. That’s my Dorset Down handspun on […]
After all was said and done I ended up with 500 yards (460-ish meters) of two ply yarn from the Dorset Down roving sent to me by Louet. This is […]
I’ve been working in a semi-devoted sort of way on spinning up the Dorset Down sent by the good folks at Louet. Its lovely roving but it has had to […]
If you were out participating in that full-body contact sport known as Black Friday, I hope you got everything you were looking for. I hope you didn’t need medical attention […]
A caplet is just the thing to warm up those shoulders on a chilly day. Here is a free knit pattern for one in chunky weight yarn.
The weather was yucky and so I got lots and lots done! The weather here in Austin has been pretty cruddy recently but not so cruddy that we’ve earned the […]
A detailed account of how I turned this roving into this yarn I apologize for not posting over the weekend. I was busy spinning (insert big grin right here). I’ll […]
I’ve been spinning up the Northern Lights Violets pencil roving from Louet as promised and should have something to show you by this weekend. I have been slowed down by life, […]
A series of posts in which I spin two very different rovings courtesy of Louet. Along the way I get to play with a yummy lotion bar.