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Louise McDonald
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A colour obsessed Spinstar
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It's nearly time for Tour de Fleece!

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Tour De Fleece 2017
The Tour De Fleece is only a few weeks away! Excitement abounds in the online spinning community as we gather our stash, plan our challenges and empty bobbins in preparation. Last year I captained a UK focused team, but this year I have decided to lead a te...

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I've written a blog post documenting some hand spun yarns that I made over the last month or so.

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New Year, New Art Yarn, New FO!
Happy new year everyone. I'm really excited about the year ahead. I hope you have lots of exciting plans to look forward to and crafty dreams for the months ahead. I took some time off over Christmas to do some spinning and to finish some projects, and here...

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Kromski Fantasia Ideas
I wanted to show you some amazing customised Kromski Fantasia Wheels and share with you some ways you might consider finishing or customising your Kromski Fantasia wheel yourself- or any wheel for that matter! My most popular wheel is the "unfinished" or na...

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Art Yarn For The Harrogate Knitting and Stitching Show 2016
Handspun "cloud" yarn  After exhibiting for a second time at "The Knitting And Stitching Show" in London's Alexandra Palace this year, I thought I would pack up my trunks and travel with them to their northern counterpart in Harrogate, which is between the ...

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A few pictures form my time at the knitting and Stitching show 2016

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The London Knitting and Stitching Show 2016
I thought you might like to see some pictures from this year's Knitting and Stitching show. I decided to take up the offer of returning to the same spot as last year, but this time I made sure I made enough batts and spindles to last me the whole week! I wa...

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I've been busy making pretty things for Yarndale.

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Making for Yarndale 2016
I thought I would spam you with some pictures from my studio this week. You don't mind do you? Thought so! I've been making wild and colourful batts. This one i've named "Highlighter Rainbow" and I just can't stop looking at it. It's NEON. yes. NEONNNNNNN :...
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