|Blend of merino and alpaca goes into the carder.|
|The to-be-carded fiber pile goes down slowly.|
|Finished spinning that purple alpaca. It still needs to be plied.|
I think that's why I love Slow Cloth so much, the chance to savor each bit of the process and enjoy the finished project. Of course, it is impossible to keep up with the hopping-hare productivity of the machine. If I only wore handspun, handwoven, handsewn clothes I would have about three things in my closet.
|A hat being knit from handspun. This wool started as raw fleece, was dyed, carded and blended.|
Live for the moment in the world of the Tortoise, surrounded by the peace of ambient noise, and let slow and steady win the race.