Finished Cashmere Sweater and Memories

I finally finished the cashmere sweater that I mentioned in a¬†previous post. The stitches in this sweater have so many memories and I am so happy that I can reflect back on the time I spent preparing the yarn and knitting. I began working on it in June and finished in August 2013 and it…

Worth of Wool

Visiting the Fingerlakes Woolen Mill¬†was great, especially since I’ve had some contact with people who process their fleeces here. I learned about the steps involved in turning a fleece into yarn from washing to spinning steps. It was very interesting to see the large scale equipment. I was surprised that it takes about 2 weeks…