knitting · Spinning · tour de fleece · Wool

TdF day 3 and a new project

Sitting down to start spinning on TdF day 3. My bobbin is filling up, although it looks quite similar. After this 4oz braid I'll be taking a break from this merino blend to spin a different color fiber. Hopefully it will keep it interesting for myself but also those reading my blog. (Hello 🤗) Fredrick… Continue reading TdF day 3 and a new project

fiber prep · Scouring raw fleece

Tour de fleece prep – shetland “Cassie”

I decided for tour de fleece this year I'm going to work on my Shave'em 2 Save'em breeds. My drum carder should be here this week as well. So today I'm going to process Cassie, a black Shetland with a gorgeous fleece. The shepard was awesome and separated the fleece into 3 sections; side, britch,… Continue reading Tour de fleece prep – shetland “Cassie”