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between sheeps and pandas.  all that remains is scraps of hair.

Apr 18th, 2009 | Filed under manliness

check out the ManSpun F.O. from Jana of Jananas.com (made with “Raking the Leaves”) …. now you can add Twisted Rib Wrist Warmers to the list of awesome things that can be made with ManSpun Yarn.  and what’s more manly than twisting ribs eh? and coming soon to the website, Sheep Hair and Panda Food: [...]

Feb 2nd, 2009 | Filed under finished objects, finished yarns

what rocks more, my BC Rich Kerry King Signature Series flying V, or the yarn for which it was the inspiration? the yarn is 2 ply, mostly from shaved merino sheep and some other ground up sheep’s hair.  my guesstimate is that there’s about 200-220 yards and it weighs aboot 125 grams. i’m not quite [...]

Nov 26th, 2008 | Filed under finished yarns, manly yarn making process

as you can see here, the manly battle of good and evil, productivity and laziness exists on my spinning wheel: it’s my first effort and doing a 2-ply yarn – meaning that i’ve already ground up double the sheep hair, and need to get this damn thing moving and off the wheel.  i’ve finished assembling [...]

Nov 22nd, 2008 | Filed under manly yarn making process