More crochet!

June 23, 2008

Well, I finished 4 things this weekend. 3 of them are gifts, but one of them I will show you tomorrow since it is going to the giver of the gift tomorrow and she nor the receiver read the blog. Pattern: Bicycle Spokes Yarn: Lily Sugar n Creme Hook Size: G time – umm…not much [...]

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Episode 18: Maryland Sheep and Wool

June 22, 2008

WIP: April Sweater (uh, it’s done now) Twee Pi Eiffel FO: Marina Tribble PacMan Fever As always pics of all spinning and knitting are in the blog and on Ravelry! Spinning: Royal Flush Strawbery Shortcake Pearly Gates Yarn Review: Noro Taiyo Interview at Maryland Sheep and Wool: Mary Heather of Ravelry! Book Review: Sachets – [...]

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June 16, 2008

I would like to say that I spent the weekend spinning, but I didn’t. I will be participating in the Tour d’Fleece again this year – so there will be lots of spinning – even though I will be in California for a full week in July – it just means that a drop spindle [...]

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Stash Diving

June 13, 2008

Today we have a stash dive. I probably have other things I could have shown you today, but it seems a shame that this has been hiding in my stash for so long. This is Lime n Violet The Cloakmaker purchased from the LnV shop. 425 yards of squooshy happiness – superwash wool. This is [...]

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Where’s Bob?

June 11, 2008

You may have noticed a lack of WIP pictures the last few weeks. I was out of town and then I started the craziness that is wedding/baby gift knitting. I have 3 weddings and 2 babies to knit for as well as a chemo cap I was just asked to knit this week. So most [...]

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April in June

June 9, 2008

I am away on business again this week, so no handspun. To be honest, I thought it was Tuesday ALL day today. I mean with school and work, I have just been swamped. But I have been knitting. This little sweater was designed by Nell and the pattern is available at Knitch. If you call [...]

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Invasion of the Olivia Snatchers!

June 3, 2008

Well, it would be if I had gone to Atlanta, however I convinced Olivia to come up for a little visit to Charlotte – she was having a rough week and she is my oldest, dearest and closest friend and therefore it is my duty to cheer her up – and I had to be [...]

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Very Keri

June 2, 2008

Just before The Loopy Ewe’s Spring Fling, I got to know the blogless Keri (Ravelry link). She asked me if I would spin some yarn for her, I said sure! So this is Very Keri! Roving: Sakcel Merino in Cockles purchased at The Loopy Ewe. WIP – 10 Yards – 226 Keri wasn’t super specific [...]

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Ravelry strikes again!

May 31, 2008

Well, the other Ravelry Helpers and I are having a little swap…so most of you can ignore this little Q&A time with Aimee… 1. What is your name? What is your quest? What is your favorite color? Aimee (but you knew that), my quest is to learn to knit while I sleep, pink (and if [...]

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Lucky Girl!

May 30, 2008

Back in April I went to The Loopy Ewe Spring Fling and I met some really amazing people! One of those people was Laura (Ravelry link). Laura went to the Lucy Neatby class a few weeks ago and picked up Lucy’s book for me (and had it signed because she loves me) – it came [...]

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