Category Archives: Spinning


Yarn Along

If you love knitting and reading and having a peek into what others are doing, then head on over to Ginny’s marvellous blog, Small Things, and check out all the wonderful Yarn Along posts for this week. This photo was taken yesterday and everything was … Continue reading

Posted in Dyeing, Knitting, Reading, Socks, Spinning, Yarn Along | 5 Comments

Guyra Hospital Auxiliary Craft Fair

Following a request (or should that be order?) from one of my favourite Mad Aunts, yesterday was spent at the Craft Fair.  My Mum and I went up with our wheels, fibre, yarns and assortment of tools so that we … Continue reading

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And Then There Were Three…

A little while ago my new wheel arrived, a very beautiful Ashford Elizabeth II wheel. Only it came like this: I won’t tell you how long it took for me to put it together. It wasn’t terribly difficult, but the … Continue reading

Posted in Ashford, Dagmar, Double Drive, Double Treadle, Elizabeth II, Percy, Spinning, Traditional, Traveller | 4 Comments