Category Archives: Tour de fleece

Tour de Fleece Day Eight

Started on TiBH fiber in superfine merino. Now I am having the opposite reaction from going to the MCN. Now this feels really sticky. I am sure I will adapt quickly though:) It is in the colorway I Killed Sirius … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece Day Seven

Today I have yarn! I am pretty happy with it considering that I had not used my wheel in so long. I had some issues with my drive band coming off, but I fixed it and I now have two … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece Day Six

Yay! I have plied! These two bobbins are resting now so that I can have them ready to prep tonight or tomorrow. In other news, I am starting on another braid today. I hope to have some nice pictures tomorrow:)

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Tour de Fleece Days Four and Five

I was pretty busy these past days so I didn’t get as much done as I wanted. However, I have two bobbins filled and ready to ply: I will be n-plying them both today and hopefully starting a new braid … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece Day Three

Yesterday on day three of the Tour de Fleece I was still working on the MCN in the Muertos colorway. I love the way it changes colors on the bobbin as I go. Before it was orange and now it … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece – Day 2

I finished spinning the braid I was working on yesterday. I have not plied it yet. I think I will N-ply it. It is “resting” right now and I will ply it either today or tomorrow. Then I reached into … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece – Day One

Not much progress on the Tour de Fleece. I have been working on a test knit and am trying to make a lot of progress on it. I would love to have it done by the end of the week. … Continue reading

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Finished Yarn

Okay I have some yarn that has been plied and is now sitting around thinking for a while. And here is what I am starting tomorrow:

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Tour de Fleece Day Two

I have been spinning at night after the kids are asleep. I am pretty proud of it, but I know it will slow down a lot once I have to go back to work. This is an alpaca/merino blend. Both … Continue reading

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