Episode 38: Happy New Year!

Hello from my newly decorated conservatory! This episode I natter about nibbling sleeves, compare spinners to moths, and contemplate future plans.

Giveaway If you would like to be entered into the giveaway for either a skein of laceweight Posh yarn or a skein of sockweight Posh Yarn, leave me a message by February 4th telling me which one you’d like to win and why. You can leave a message here on the show notes, over on the show notes on the Blogspot site, over at the Ravelry group, or drop me an email on yarnsfromtheplain AT googlemail DOT com.

Off The Needles I finished the Rainbow Scrappy Liesl.

Details are here.

I have been spinning the Cheviot I got in the Secret Santa on the UK Spinners board on Ravelry from Shunklies (no pictures yet I’m afraid).

Woolsack Update The Cheshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers have started their Woolsack cushion campaign by making little squares.
Woolsack Squares
Something I Really Like BBC Drama

Gratuitous Conservatory Picture Here’s one taken the day the floor was laid. Check out Stella’s confusion over the reflection in the roof!

What's That?

Links Posh Yarn Ysolda Teague Socktopus Woolsack JaneKAL Sheepfold Blacker Yarns Jamieson’s of Shetland The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook

Music: Rondopolska by Barry Philips, from the album TrĂ¥d, available from Magnatune.

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