Luck of the draw for my spindles

Plying ball and spin-in-progress of Sheepy Time Knits merino/silk blend for Spindlers monthly challenge by irieknit

A new spinning project was inspired by this month’s challenge theme in the Spindlers group on Ravelry:  favourite places. This special 50% merino/ 50% silk braid is hand-dyed by Mandie at Sheepy Time Knits, and was a door prize that I amazingly won at the 2013 String Thing event.  With some more discipline to keep […]

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Six years and counting

We have just blown past the 6-year mark since I first registered this blog!  The ever-creative “First post:)” was on March 3, 2009. Happy 6th blogiversary! The traditional year 6 gift is candy.  To celebrate, we decided to clear the decks of random ads.  It’s one of the changes that I have talked about behind […]

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