handspun monday

Handspun Monday Returns!

October 15, 2007

On Saturday I took my wheel to the Charlotte Folk Society Anniversary shindig. While there I did spin some singles, but I also plied something that I spun back in July during the Tour de Fleece. I haven’t pulled it off the bobbin yet to measure it and calc the WPI, but it is probably [...]

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Handspun Monday: The Tour Ends

July 30, 2007

It is the end of the Tour de France. That means the end of the Tour de Fleece, too. Wow. What a great few weeks of spinning. I have noticed such a difference in my spinning over the last few weeks as I have been spinning every day. Here we have some CJ Kopeck Creations [...]

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Pretty in Purple – Handspun Monday

July 23, 2007

Oh hell, I am running late this Monday – so let’s get this going. I had pics all ready and I just slipped actually posting them. WOOHOO! Last week I promised that I would be working on Love Bones 3 from Poppy Flower Fibers. This is bobbin one of this lovely domestic wool top. Approx. [...]

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Handspun Monday – The Math Edition

July 16, 2007

Remeber WAAAAY back to high school when they said you would use algebra again in life? Well, here is my chance!!! Lets solve for this equation: x+2y=xy+y x = Gothic Queen y = Gothic Princess sooooo….x+y = The Gothic Ladies colorway. This is a mostly worsted (to bulky) weight 2 ply yarn. Approx 150 yards [...]

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July 9, 2007

Yes, I realize there is no title. Blogger won’t let me put one in. it should read: Another Handspun Monday!! (to the tune of Pleasant Valley Sunday) I joined the Tour de Fleece. This is what I have after Day 3 – This is the Gothic Princess colorway from the Distillery kids. This is a [...]

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Handspun Monday

July 2, 2007

This is the Gothic Queen colorway from The Distillery Kids. YAY! You can’t really see the purple in this – it looks black in the pics. It There is some black in there, but dark dark purple.

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Handspun Monday

June 25, 2007

I did some serious spinning this weekend. I shall not show it all, because then if I have nothing next week…well, I will have something to show off then!! Here is approx. 170 yards of mostly worsted weight 2 ply wool dyed by the Distillery Kids in the Gelaro and Cream colorway.It isn’t perfect, but [...]

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