Swatching with my Handspun

November 6, 2017

  Begun about September 10, finished September 17 2017 (part of my Hurricane Irma fibering). Inspired by the September Challenge in the Akerworks group on Ravelry (, I decided to spin my 1 oz of Electric Eel colorway merino on my Electric Eel 5 wheel (, chain ply it, and then swatch. I also wanted […]

Hurricane Irma Spinning, 2017

November 3, 2017

Prepping for Irma, trying not to worry too much during Irma, and dealing with the aftermath of Irma basically took 2 weeks. We were lucky not to lose any big trees (need to take a couple of the big pines down, as one is definitely leaning more), and only lost power for a day. Long […]