Category Archives: ravellenic

The Rainbow Connection

Here, in pictures, is the story of my latest yarn from fibre to chain-plied skein! 200 yards of rainbow-goodness that I can’t wait to knit up!  Advertisements

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N is for New Skills

And also navajo-plying. (If anyone can enlighten me as to why it’s called that I’d be grateful. My google-fu has failed me.) Above is my first attempt. A wild and twisted mess, but it did work! The colours stayed together … Continue reading

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Ravellenics (ahem)

So, since the Tour de Fleece meant that I got a lot of fibre spun up, making me feel very successful spin-wise, I though I would also have a crack at the Ravellenics that is happening over on Ravelry. It … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece is done and dusted.

I completed (much to my surprise) both of my TdF goals. This is 440 yards of merino/silk lace weight which is to make myself a luxurious cowl or shawl or something. And this is also merino and silk, but in fingering … Continue reading

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