04 March, 2009

Episode 22: Empty Nests and Hands Full of Fiber

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Weigh in:
Finished: Fleegle heel Socks

Working on:
CPH- Hood , sleeves are blocked
Bella Mitten in Alpaca: one done
Blue Hawaiian Socks in Shur'tagal pattern


Clapotis: Started

The clap
FLS: almost done

Fiber Exercise:

Shady Side Farms: spinning blue/green polypay yarn
Finished spinning the Jacob

Dyed up ______ for her swap partner
Dyed up Shetland wool for more Fingerless Gloves
Spinning up the last of the 1st fleece of alpaca in lace weight.
Carding Shetland from Windswept farms

Our exercise:
Bams: Fell (ouch) is feeling better now and exercise is happening again.

Shady Side Farm- Holland yarn excursion --Pictures on Coggies Blog

SWAP talk: Teaser drawings go to Closetomyheart and Catsaysknit
Talking about teasers…
College crap
Chief bottled his beer- He is not feeling well- hope your better soon
Lunch in Lansing
School plays and mommy tears

You’ve just been schooled: More info on Bams Blog
Thank you Jackie for the Info
Moth Spray: Home Trends 1-800-810-2340--2/$23.00 or 1/$11.95
Get your Finn from Misty Mountain Farms

Friesian Milk Sheep: Spun from rolags and Navajo plied
Gotland: Spun from cloud. No carding, just a bit of flicking.

Thank you to PegofTilling for the Atlanta stickers

Say Goodbye to Winter Swap: Both our boxes are still unopened
Adding a contest:
Where are you hiding it? Tell us. Fill us in on the agony

Pay it forward is off to Bethanyg
New Stove

Look what I found: AprilShowers Veggie Toys (Farmers Market) by Jennifer Small
Love them!
On the menu for this month:
LizzieAnn’s Wool Co.- Spinning Saturday 10am to 5 pm

City Knitting Spinning classes

ThreadBear Winter Weekend 7th and 8th of March

Road Trip from Michigan to Georgia March 12 – 18th or 19th

Road trip to The Spinning Loft in Howell March 28th

Fiber Away Retreat:
¾ full
Filling Quickly. Advertising choices, Donations.

2009 is the United Nations International Year of Natural Fiber and Astronomy

Gadget Corner:
Plying Template