This is my lovely Christmas present, received from Kath (Turner). She created this ‘Spindle Bag’ to take with me in the camper when we go away. I always take fleece and drop spindle as an alternative to knitting and crosswords! It will also be great for...
Working down from top left, makers of these lovely items are as follows:-Fred and Ans Kluit, Kath Turner, Ali Didriksen, Loraine Baxter, Ricky Smyth, Sue Grimes, Penny Stewart, Val Crank, Margaret Cooper.
I bought this Merino and Linen fibre late 2019, the linen content gave the yarn an interesting texture. I knitted my first yoked sweater, my daughters birthday gift and had enough left for the hat and scarf which will be a gift for my granddaughter.
My first attempt at spinning my own self striping yarn
This project started on a visit to World of Wool where I spent time rooting in their lap waste bin, I selected quite a few different colours and blended them on my board, after plying I knitted the open sided cardigan pictured and I am very pleased with the...
I bought this lovely fibre at the Dumfries Gathering in 2018 and managed to spin a reasonably fine yarn, I am very pleased with the result.
My second ever garment from my own home spun and dyed yarn.You may not see me wearing this very often as it has quickly become my favourite snuggle card for when I am under the weather or just plain cold!