Friday, June 3, 2011
From the Past!
I have found several articles of interest. One is about the dollars and cents of the whole business. Another was about using Pennyroyal to clean fleeces and how clean and soft the wool was instead of dry and brittle. Another was about how to dress the distaff with flax. I could go on! I found a couple of the adds interesting as well, I could swear that I saw a room sized "hand"spindle, but now I can't find it to show you! There were also the adds presenting new products. Products that we take for granted every day, like the Schaht Baby Wolf. It has been fun going thru them slowly in the evenings while the TV is on. I am about half way thru the box right now, if I find another picture of that room sized spindle I will post it!
I picked up some Eucalan wool wash at my local yarn store. I have been reading about how it puts back some of the nice oils that are stripped away in the initial cleaning of the fleece. It also has some
I have been doing some weaving as well, but I will save that for my Tuesday Weavers post, I will get right on that as soon as I finish here.
Until next time, Happy Weaving, Tina