Habilements Raiments – Garments – Vestments – Clothing – Garb – Costume – Attire – Habits – Drapery

Wed 23 May 12

Moebius Cowl

Filed under: Knitting,Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 1:59 PM

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Mon 09 Apr 12

Fall Sweater with Skeeter Yearling Brown and BFL Dyed Handspun

Filed under: ContourArmature,Dye,Knitting,Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 6:14 PM

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Mon 02 Apr 12

Bart Silver Fleece Spun Fine

Filed under: Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 12:57 PM

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Sun 04 Mar 12

Bart – Silver Fleece, Picked Twice and Carded Twice

Filed under: Carding,Prep,Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 11:15 PM

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Mon 27 Feb 12

Cable Mitts from Handspun

Filed under: Knitting,Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 5:50 PM

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Palm side:

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Sat 11 Feb 12

Marigold Dye on Alum Mordant BFL

Filed under: Dye,Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 8:32 PM

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Assortment of Jacquard Acid Dye Colors on BFL

Filed under: Dye,Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 8:28 PM

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Dying – First attempts

Filed under: Dye,Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 7:33 PM

First try at dying wool with Jacquard acid dyes.

First, started with BFL/Romney Cross (yarns, with locks, for comparison):

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Then Skeeter with some Fall colors:

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And BFL with some brights:

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Range of greys

Filed under: Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 7:20 PM

Spun in preparation for making a coat; mostly wool, some mohair mix:

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Sun 11 Dec 11

About half a BFL lamb – picked, carded, and ready to spin

Filed under: Carding,Prep,Spinning,Uncategorized — admin @ 9:35 PM

This will be used for the dying experiments:

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