spinning

Charlotte-Metro Fiber Day

October 13, 2007

Today should have been called the Charlotte-Metro Fiber Day. I swear there was more going on today in the area then there has been going on in the last year COMBINED. And you know I attend everything I can. Cristi and I were only able to make 2 of the 4 events here in the [...]

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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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Episode 9 – No clever title here!

July 8, 2007

FO:Dream Swatch from Knit n Tonic – there are pics and talk about the pattern a couple posts back.Lotus Blossom Socks for the Hill Country Yarns Sock Contest Yarn: Hill Country Yarns Instant Gratification in Hot FusciaYardage: Well, I haven’t weighed my yarn to figure out how much I have left, but I have a [...]

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The best laid plans of mice and men…

July 1, 2007

I had such lofty goals for today. 1) Knit Chart B of Clue 1 of the Mystery Stole2) Work on Candleflame.3) Bloack Lacey Lamb4) Finishing sleeve one of the pinwheel with the loop edge.5) spin the last bit of the roving I am working with6) work on the dream swatch7) house cleaning spend some time [...]

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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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June 21, 2007

Went to Christi‘s to spin tonight. Had a great time. I hope to spin more. I am thinking about taking the wheel to the shop this weekend. *looks around* No WIP Wednesday!!! Yeah – well, since I am recording this weekend I got lazy. There will be some pics on the podcast notes. Maybe. If [...]

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I WIN!!!

June 3, 2007

I had an AMAZING weekend with the boy and am now ready to move RIGHT NOW just so I can be with him more. I forget just how perfect he is for me when we are apart. For instance, at like 11:30 Friday night he said – get out your spinning wheel and show me [...]

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*drools*

May 22, 2007

My wheel arrived. There will be pictures, I promise. But first, I need to name her. Also – because I didn’t record this weekend, I haven’t mentioned that the amazing Lisa at Poppy Flower Fibers is giving 20% off to all fairieknits listeners/readers through June 15. Just put “Lunatic” in the comments when you check [...]

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May 21, 2007

They processed my order today. I think that means they are shipping my wheel today! *squee* that AND a possible visit from the boy AND roving delivered today and more on the way??? What more could a girl ask for?!?!?!?!?

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*SQUEEEEE*

May 18, 2007

I just bought a Lendrum Spinning Wheel online. *crosses fingers for fast delivery* Will probably be at Charlotte Yarn tomorrow, even though I was there today – just so I can squee over spinning with turtlegirl76 and beg her to spin with me when my wheel comes.

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