Sunday, July 24, 2011

DragonflySoars 20110724, Successful Spinning

Upcoming Events
  1. The Unique Sheep Retreat, august 19-21
  2. Stitches Midwest, august 25-28 (I hope to be there on Saturday)

Current Projects
  1. Moderne baby blanket, Finished block 5, working on block 6
  2. Knitterly Things Vesper Vanilla/Neapolitan socks
  3. Drop Spindle spinning using my Highland Handmades spindle on fiber from Maine Woods Yarn
Special Thank You to Sadie of Yarnivore Podcast!! Here's link to the special episode on pre-drafting.

Stash Enhancement
Vesper yarn from Knitterly Things, July 2011 shipment, 100% superwash merino in Play Date (looks similar to me to Tartan)

  1. TurtlePurl Yarns, Superwash Blue Faced Leicester in Sea Side
  2. TurtlePurl Yarns, 80% superwash merino, 20% cashmere in Acid Wash
  3. EnchantedKnoll Farms, hand-dyed Lambkin, 4oz, 6.4 count superwash merino lambswool in Wood Elves.

Upcoming Knit-A-Longs (KALs)
  1. Unknown Mystery Project for Plurk Podcaster Challenge

  2. Dragonfly Dreams by Meagheen Ryan starts August 15th

  3. WestKnits Mystery KAL starts August 1st

    • Looped Back, 100% superwash merino, Mauve
    • Lotus Yarns, "Buddha" base, 80% superwash merino, 20% nylon in Deep Water
    • Lotus Yarns, "Buddha" base, 80% superwash merino, 20% nylon in Bloodflowers
Business Cards and Magnets from VistaPrint

If you would like a magnet with your $10 donation, please be sure to send me your mailing address via Paypal note.

Additional Notes

  1. I bought from TurtlePurl's Artfire store but she also has an Etsy Shop.
  2. I bought Enchanted Wool and beads from The Loopy Ewe
  3. Looped Back yarns website is out of commission, it was here (

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