I love how it turned out after the bath. You would not believe how soft it is!
Sorry I suck at keeping my blog updated. It hasn’t been for lack of material – I’ve been quite busy creating things. Indeed, I have a massive case of “startitis”…that condition that causes us to start a million projects and then hopelessly try to keep up. Knitting-wise, I have suddenly become the kind of knitterContinue reading “Long Time, No See!”
All better now!! Hooray!
“All covered with cheese!” All joking aside, this is what happens when you skein your handspun badly then throw it in a basket and forget it for a couple years. Skein responsibly, people! Then you won’t have to spend an evening detangling instead of knitting! LOL
Spinning on a spindle for the first time in a long time! Forgot how much I enjoy it! I’m a bit rusty but it’s coming back quickly!
Making more salt water taffy themed yarn.
I had a variety of wool samples, nothing significant enough to make their own skeins, and got a wild hair to just combine them. The resulting yarn reminds me of salt water taffy bought on the boardwalk on the Jersey shore when I was a kid. I think I like it! Here it is aContinue reading “So, this happened…”
We had a nice and quiet Halloween. Usually, we host a party, but this year we took it easy, due to Halloween being surrounded by both of our 40th birthdays. We figured having 3 parties in a month was a bit overkill. The night before Halloween, Fred and I carved our pumpkin. This small butContinue reading “Halloween Was Fantastic!”
Yesterday was a lot of fun. I walked approximately 5,280 miles, ate a lot of festival food, said hi to people whose work I respect and appreciate, met a bunch of Ravelers at the Ravelry party, bought some nice things and pet a lot of sheep and goats. The animals are mostly sweeties. Some areContinue reading “Rhinebeck Day 2”
Bought a ton of rovings and 3 skeins of sock yarn. I love wool and sock yarn. I want to squish and squish and squish it!! 🙂