Plying from a Centre-pull Ball

A small tutorial-type post squeezed in among the Advent pictures! Well I say tutorial; it's more pictures showing how I ply small samples from a centre-pull ball. This is my preferred method for plying small samples and it's quite straightforward. I do know that for some it's a bit frustrating though and I've tried to …

Strange fruit ‘n’ fibre…

It's not just my chickens that are enjoying being outside (or inside as my last blog post demonstrated!!). I keep popping out to get the sun on my back and breeze in my hair too! I've been dyeing some fibre over the last two days - the last is hanging out to dry now like …