Knitting for Good Projects ravelympics Spinning


I finished spinning my singles of the Falkland, so I decided to do a test ply of a two-ply (I’d love to do a lace shawl with this yarn). Here’s what I get with a size 3 (3.25 mm) needle:


and it feels good too! So, in spite of the Ravelympics starting, I want to make a plying ball a la Abby Franquemot so I can take my spinning around with me. A bit insane, yes? I thought so.

And the stranded sweater for Ravelympics has begun:

A4A Ravelympics Sweater1a

All these distractions were making me a bit anxious, so I was glad that this poster came this week:

Keep Calm Poster

You can get one of your very own here. I recommend it!