Proud Moment.

Getting the hang of my handsome antique spinning wheel, while making the acquaintance of some of the most choice merino wool I can get my hands on: Superfine Merino 19.5 micron. {Drooling}. This is my first ball that finally has some consistency to it’s weight. Proud moment.20140602-192546-69946573.jpgReluctant to ply…but convinced that, for integrity’s sake, I must.

Crew’s Baby Socks {Part 2}



Ooh the madness…I used the wrong technique doing short rows. {I used wrap & turns, rather than yarn overs} and now I have to pull out 3 hours worth of work! BLAST! I clearly did not heed the triple threat: these microscopic needles this single ply thread and the fact that i’ve only conquered Goliath {short rows, that is} once before. Arg…