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Blackbird

  • Joined Jul 2012
Fibre East 25th-26th July
« on: July 21, 2015, 03:53:10 pm »
Anyone going? Would be lovely to meet up with some TAS-ers, especially as I missed Wonderwool. Will TRY not to spend too much, but OH has promised me a pair of carders for my birthday (have been using dog brushes up to now) so they are on the shopping list.

Having said that, most of my spinning lately has been fleece from my yuglet Shetland, Iris, that I'm spinning pretty much straight off her back - in the grease and uncarded. The spun yarn is coming out very similar to washed and carded - can't believe I didn't think of trying this before - it saves hours!
Where are we going - and why am I in this handcart?

pharnorth

  • Joined Nov 2013
  • Cambridgeshire
Re: Fibre East 25th-26th July
« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2015, 07:39:35 am »
I am going to,try and make it but have visitors for the weekend ( not enough weekends in a year syndrome). If I do likely to be Sunday afternoon and it's a Carder on the shopping list.......

Blackbird

  • Joined Jul 2012
Re: Fibre East 25th-26th July
« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2015, 02:57:25 pm »
I'll be there on Saturday, so will miss you if you go pharnorth - enjoy if you do make it!
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