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Dyeing for Color.

I have so much on my mind right now; I’ve been trying to gather my thoughts for a blog post for almost a week now, but keep getting distracted by my ideas. I have a stack of ‘to-do’ lists a … Continue reading

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Dorset Down, Charollais, Cultivated Silk Top, Beltex, and Yukio :)

Finalllllly ready to post all these! Let’s get ’em done 😉 Fleecydex #13: Dorset Down I very much liked this one 🙂 It was a bit silky and longwool-like, wavy, a tiny bit curly… Basically, everything I like 🙂 It … Continue reading

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Fiber Festival of New England 2014!!!

Today was a fantastic day 😀 I’ve been waiting for this all week, and it was so worth it. Fiber Festival of New England— yesssssss. (You might remember when I went last year.) We started our day slightly early– it … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece, Day Twenty-Three– Final Day Round-Up!

I love that the post for the final day happens to be post 60 on my blog… I don’t know, it’s just a fitting number somehow… Time to round-up everything I did! First, today I finished Gem Mining– I still … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece, Day Sixteen

Spinning away on Gem Mining: And also started a scarf with the Synergy BFL from earlier:

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Tour de Fleece, Day Twelve

Super tired today, so I dedicated today to plying. First up, Cog– 182 yards of colorful, shiny two-ply BFL 😀 Second, Emerald Isle– some alpaca, some soft wools, some silk– 150 yards of BattxAlpaca + 56 yards of just batt … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece, Day Eleven

Today is technically a ‘rest day’, but I always ignore those/save the slot for when I actually need it… Anyways, today I started yet another project. This is ‘Yukio’– 4 oz of BFL and 4 oz of Tussah Silk, custom … Continue reading

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