Change of plans

I had every intention of just knitting on my colour affection to GET.IT.DONE. but I allowed myself the luxury of spinning as a distraction. Which means I did a lot of spinning.

This woolgathering bump of BFL was my ‘distraction’:

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I tried a different splitting technique which worked very well.

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I quickly had one bobbin of the thinnest most consistent singles I’ve ever made.
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The next 2oz worked up just as quickly.
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Plying seemed to take FOREVER but I have a gorgeous 2ply yarn, somewhere between a heavy lace/light fingering:

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Katie didn’t help much in the plying:

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I still have quite a lot on one of the bobbins, so I’ll ply that up later this week.

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More fiber arrived from Into the Whirled on Monday, some of the softest polwarth I have ever felt. 🙂

Vampires in Venice and Snow Angels, with an Ood

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I have managed to knit up to where I was on the colour affection before I realized I had made a huge mistake, it is looking much better this time around. I still just WANT.IT.DONE.

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I also have been working on the after game events in Pokemon White 2, which has been fun.

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I had a small dyeing session last weekend, two skeins with gold sparkle:

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4oz of mixed bfl:

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Not my favorite results, but it was fun.


Katie woke up today and looked so tired and grumpy I had to take a picture.

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but here is a better photo of her when she isn’t so tired:

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