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Laura has been knitting on some toe up socks out of Nomadic Yarn Sport in Bad Guy. She also resumed working on her McWheely cowl which is knit in the round. She is also working on some Must Stash socks in Mordor Fun Run out of a cranked tube. She is knitting on the Puck hat by Dani Sunshine out of Lux Adorna Knits DK. She is knitting it on size 4 and 5 needles.
Leslie finished nothing
Laura has been long drawing cashmere from Spotted Ewe on the Matchless. It is in the Tea on the Thames colorway. She has plyed the singles of Into the Whirled Best Wishes, Warmest Regards Grey Shetland on the Sparrow (450 yards 2-ply long draw). She also plied the Knit Spin Farm batts (400 yards) and the Knit Spin Farmtop in dorset horn (280 yards of a 3-ply) She finished the first 4oz of Hello Yarn Bitter Roots and Sweet Fruits on 70s Merino Wool Top and ordered a second braid. She spun singles of Holy Hibiscus from Spotted Ewe (33% falkland, 33% Llama 33% Yellow Eri Silk). She also started spindle spinning on a new Jeri Brock manatee spindle.
Leslie did not spin this week
Laura is reading Amari and the Night Brothers by B. B. Alston (middle grade fantasy). She read an adult poetry book Home Body by Rupi Kaur and a middle grade mystery, Unplugged by Gordon Korman.
Handlettering progress – kit from etsy
Laura got her first vaccine!
Laura’s school library Amazon wishlist link: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1O3PV9JCCJDQ1?ref_=wl_share