So, I've been busy prepping and here are my TdF goals for 2016:
1. To continue washing and combing this gorgeous brown/grey half bred fleece that has been lurking in my cupboard for almost a year, and to hopefully make a start on spinning it:
I've scoured and combed for 93g of nests so far.
2. To spin more of this lovely combed polwarth fleece:
3.To dye my remaining white half bred fleece, comb it and spin at least a sample skein.
I will post any progress I make over the next few weeks. I'm excited to be taking part again.
I was trying to cover all bases for myself in having white, coloured and dyed fleece, if I get bored with one I can move to another and so on. I doubt I will even get all of the brown/grey fleece washed and dried as it weighs 2.8kg, that's a lot of fibre to wash in batches. I got a bit of a production line going with it today, but looking at it now still laid on the table ~ I don't seem to have made much of a dent in it!