spinning

WIP: Spinning Up A Storm

WIP: Spinning Up A Storm

I have returned from work the past few days a little bit brain worn and weary, and thought that it might be a good idea to find something automatic and tactile to enjoy creating, where I wasn’t trying to tackle complicated matches or the realisation […]

FO: Handspun Yarn rainbow Cushion

FO: Handspun Yarn rainbow Cushion

I finished the crocheted front of this cushion quite a while ago┬ábut I have now finally got my act together and created the back and sides of the cushion as well. On top of this I have even made a custom cushion pad to fit […]

New Things – Yarn And Knitting Bag Addition

New Things – Yarn And Knitting Bag Addition

My handspun yarn is now dry and has been wound into a handy centre-pull ball, ready for use. It has been weighed and measured and comes out at about 125g, 353m (386 yards), and 16-18wpi. I’m so happy with this yarn that I may cast […]

FO: 3-ply Orange Handspun Merino Yarn

FO: 3-ply Orange Handspun Merino Yarn

The 3 single plies have been spun together to result in my first ever 3-ply handspun yarn. Plying the yarn took less than a couple of hours and it was an absolute joy to see the finished yarn taking shape. Once the yarn was plied […]

WIP: Orangey Handspun yarn

WIP: Orangey Handspun yarn

I have finished the third and final single ply of a yarn that I started spinning quite some time ago. With the introduction of my new Lazy Kate which I purchased second hand from someone on Ravelry, I am finally ready to try my hand […]