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Knitting in the car
As woolly as it gets nowadays … knitting a lace scarf (of all the UN-child-friendly things!) in the car as I try to cram more sleep into the little monster.

 

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Dying with tansy
Andean plying tansy-dyed merino X valais blacknose

Dying with tansy

Dying with tansy - wannabe vintage mitts
Wannabe Vintage Mitts – lovely free pattern on Ravelry by Jennifer B.

 

 

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Looking back – the first hand-spun sweater

Handspun merino

This spring’s mega spinning project? 600 g of super-soft grey merino from Das Wollschaf … enough for my first hand-spun sweater … I hope. I still can’t work out if I’m spinning woolen or worsted, but at least I know it’s Navajo plied! It’s already turning into Looking Back – a back-to-front sweater/cardigan that the Engineer can’t get his head round (‘So, how does it …