Show Notes for Episode 017: New Segment Queen

Opening Chatter

Donate $5 or more to the podcast in the month of January and you'll be entered to win the podcast donation incentive for the month of January, a bump of stunning fiber from Bee Mice Elf. It is 80% Merino and 20% silk; the colorway is called "Land of Snow."

 

You can see a picture of the bump here.

 

Check out my review of the Bee Mice Elf fiber club here.

Out for a Spin

Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, Things I Learned from Knitting . . . Whether I Wanted to or Not

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Manx Loughtan yarn

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Manx Loughtan swatch

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Cotswold yarn

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Cotswold swatch

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Hand-combed Shetland top

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Shetland yarn

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Shetland swatch

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Leicester Longwool on the combs

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Leicester Longwool hand-combed top

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Leicester Longwool yarn

Equipment Review

The Bosworth's website

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My cedar Maxi

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Fiber Review

Black Bunny Fibers

Carol Sulcoski's books: Knitting Socks with Handpainted YarnKnit So Fine

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Black Bunny

Magazine Review

SpinKnit

The Organized Spinner

Unicorn Power Scour

Cleaner's Supply

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Above are the "medium size" comforter bags from Cleaner's Supply, the larger size I use.

They will hold about 5 lbs of unprocessed fleece.

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Medium size bags on the bottom, "extra small" bags on the top

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My sweater drying rack.  It's like a hammock for your wet fleece.

A groovy three-tier sweater drying rack from Amazon, great if you're short on space

Beth Smith's Knitty article on washing locks