Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 185 : Plying !

Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 185 : Plying !

De la Toison au Tricot n° 185 : Ça se retord ! I’ve already spun a few bobbins of this lovely pink-beige-brown blend. But now I’m faced with a bit of a dilemma ! What am I going to ply this yarn with ? Obviously, you can always ply two identical yarns together. But...
Update & Restart !

Update & Restart !

Faire le point & relance ! It’s hard to believe that it’s already 2021. 2020 was a rather difficult year for the Spinning Shepherd : between a lockdown due to the pandemic, a few minor health problems, and some big computer problems ! In other words, I don’t need...
Finished and Ready to Wear

Finished and Ready to Wear

Fini et prêt à porter ! Once again I used the pattern Lazy Katy by Birgit Freyer. This little shawl is so light-weight and so soft … an absolute joy to wear ! De nouveau, j’ai choisi le modèle Lazy Katy de Birgit Freyer. Ce petit châle est si léger et si...
Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 139 : Blocking

Sheep to Sweater Sunday n° 139 : Blocking

De la Toison au Tricot n° 139 : Laisser sécher en forme ! The entire contents of the SpinningShepherd.com © Copyright 2008-2019.  Text and photographs may not be published, broadcast or redistributed without the express permission of the...
Almost Done

Almost Done

Presque fini ! The entire contents of the SpinningShepherd.com © Copyright 2008-2019.  Text and photographs may not be published, broadcast or redistributed without the express permission of the...
Already

Already

Déjà ! Yes ! I’ve already cast-on ! Ah oui ! J’ai déjà monté les mailles ! A beautiful 2-ply yarn (280 meters/100 g) : 75 % Ouessant Wool, 25% Angora Rabbit ! Un beau fil à 2 brins (280 mètres/100g) : 75% laine Ouessant, 25% poil angora ! The entire...