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A category to put posts about how to, and what nots and why’s ;-)

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Carding machines When one have been hand carding for a while, usually one starts to dream about a carding machine. One thinks …

Wool qualities

 Gotland lambs fleece… from Gotland 😉  This wool is more like young mohair than anything else, hairy, no crimp only silky curls. …

A nights worth of spinning

The small light brown Finull lamb’s fleece was long 10 – 15 cm and had nice staples and I have longed for combing …

High quality wool ;-)

In Sweden we have a sheep breed that is called Fine wool sheep (in Swedish : Finullsfår).  The reason for their name …

Louëts Artyarn Flyer!

Nu har jag äntligen fått min ArtYarn Flyer till den gamla Louëten!  Underbart! Kombinerad med en superjumbospole med extra låg utväxling och …

Dyeing in the wool

One of my favv methods of dyeing is made “in the wool”. Washed or NOT washed (less predictability with the latter, but …

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