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Miss Hazel seems to be adjusting quickly #catsofinstagram #cozycatcottage #foreverhome

Miss Hazel seems to be adjusting quickly #catsofinstagram #cozycatcottage #foreverhome

TdF 2014: Day 4- Bulky Singles!

TdF 2014: Day 4- Bulky Singles!

Much less time for spinning today. You see, while I am off work this week I also have big plans to get a few things done around the house. Namely: finish our dining room, spackle the kitchen and finish painting the upstairs hall. While I wish I could spend all day catching up on bad TV and spinning away on my Lendrum, it’s just not in the cards.

That said, I found a couple hours this afternoon to…

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TdF 2014: Day 3- Plying

TdF 2014: Day 3- Plying

Still spinning away over here. First up I finished the “Yellow Snow” rolags I was working on. The single has been set side to wait for another single (or two!) that I plan to ply it with. Next up was plying. I had too many bobbins with miscellaneous singles on them, needed to free up some space for my next spins that will require my BIG bobbins. Oh yes, funky/chunky yarns are up next. Here are my…

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TdF Day 1

Feeling very accomplished. Three rovings spun up:

~ “Daisy Buchanan” on Panda Top by Storied Yarns
~ Lucky Cat Craft blend: 45% Wool, 40% Muga Silk, 15% Cashmere
~ “The Pixie” on Panda Top by Storied Yarns

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Likely spend more time on singles tomorrow and then some plying on Monday.

XO, ~L

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Spinning gold. #tourdefleece #storiedyarns @storiedyarns #greatgatsbyinspired

Spinning gold. #tourdefleece #storiedyarns @storiedyarns #greatgatsbyinspired

Tour de Fleece 2014

Tour de Fleece 2014

So it begins, another year of participating in Tour de Fleece. Once again I am on Team bohocrafty…

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My goals are not lofty this year, keeping it simple given how busy life can be:

  • Spin 5 yarns

Yes, that is it. My goal is to spin 5 yarns. One may be a simple two ply, one may be a coiled yarn. I may even go with nonstandard materials, that all remains to be seen. Regardless I will be spinning and…

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Hi, my name is Liz. I’ve been a nail biter since I was probably 3. Then I discovered #Jamberry last year and became an independent consultant for them this year. Nail biter no more! #truestory #lovemyjams #addictedtoJamberry

Hi, my name is Liz. I’ve been a nail biter since I was probably 3. Then I discovered #Jamberry last year and became an independent consultant for them this year. Nail biter no more! #truestory #lovemyjams #addictedtoJamberry

Claiming her throne #johndeere #countrylivinginthecity

Claiming her throne #johndeere #countrylivinginthecity