Hello from a distinctly un-Springlike Cheshire Plain… brrr!
On The Needles
Yesterday I cast on a Tomten by Elizabeth Zimmerman for a new arrival in the family.
Oh the Joy!
No progress pictures, but I have spun some more purple BFL on the Traddy and more green merino/silk blend on the Joy. The Traddy’s had a good scrub down and wax too.
Holiday Souvenir Competition
We have a winner! Listen to find out who won one of these yarns from La Droguerie.
Something I Really Like
Wingham Woolwork Fibre Sampling Workshop, 6th April 2013, Frodsham Community Centre;
Wonderwool Wales, 27-28 April 2013, Builth Wells, Powys;
Woolfest, 28-29 June 2013, Cockermouth, Cumbria;
Fibre East, 27-28 July 2013, Ampthill, Bedford;
Yarndale, 28-29th September 2013, Skipton.
Rondopolska by Barry Philips, from the album Tråd, available from Magnatune.
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