FO Friday – Spindle Spun and Plyed

I had a sweet little spinning batt made by my fibre friend Sue in my stash that I was saving for something special. This was the perfect fibre for spinning on one of my support spindles as I get to slow down and really savour spinning it. For the fibre blend, I have no ideaContinue reading “FO Friday – Spindle Spun and Plyed”

FO Friday – Solastalgia Hat and East Friesian Yarn

Today, I have TWO finished objects to share with you! First up is the Solstalgia Hat by Heather Nolan of Oileánach Knits. This was a test knit (the date of release is TBA) and the third test knit that I have had the opportunity to do with them. The pattern calls for fingering weight yarn(myContinue reading “FO Friday – Solastalgia Hat and East Friesian Yarn”

WIP Wednesday – Support Spindle Spinning

After watching Brittany of Crux Fibres ever so gracefully spinning away on support spindle last fall in her IG stories, I immediately knew that I wanted to learn too. I ordered a beautiful Tibetan support spindle from Fox Mountain Spindles and started at teaching myself how to use it. If you’re ever in the marketContinue reading “WIP Wednesday – Support Spindle Spinning”

WIP Wednesday

I have a couple of fibery endeavours too ok share with you in this week’s WIP Wednesday post. My fibre friend, Amanda of Red Island Fibre, surprised me with a luscious batt of llama fibre recently. This fibre comes from Maple River Farm in Nova Scotia that raises llamas for fibre, fun, and fertilizer. IContinue reading “WIP Wednesday”