Monthly Archives: July 2014

End of the Tour and end of the breed study……… For now

  It’s hard to believe that the Tour de Fleece is once again coming to an end. Where has the time gone? I will confess that I just didn’t have the time I normally set aside for the Tour, therefore … Continue reading

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Stage 12 YEA! Bring on the Romney

      Well we have now past the half way mark on our tour. Can you believe it? I can’t until I look at my basket of yarn. It started out empty and now it’s beginning to look full. … Continue reading

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So many in the tour have crashed and abandoned the tour stages 9, 10 and 11.

    It’s hard to believe our first week of the tour de fleece is in the books. Just as the Tour de France there have been lots of drama and crashes, so goes my spinning. As I have worked … Continue reading

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Stage 7 and 8 – Even though I am busy I still took time to spin

  For the past couple of days I have been busy with all kinds of different activities and places to be. Needless to say I missed blogging yesterday. By the time I got home I and didn’t have time to add … Continue reading

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Stage 6 Let the fiber keep spinning!

   Today was a busy one for me so I wasn’t able to spin near the amount that I would like to have done.  Most of my morning was in just about every store buying food for a house full … Continue reading

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Stage 5- Total Fiber Fun day

 Today was one of my all out fiber days. You know the ones where all you really want to do it work with fiber. I started with some solar dyeing. Of course I pick a day to dye outside when … Continue reading

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Stage 4 More work than Fun!

So today I worked with Hampshire and Hog Island, two breeds I haven’t worked with or even heard of before I got started in this project. Let me start by saying I don’t think I got very good samples in … Continue reading

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