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Episode 30: Breed Spotlight | Perendale

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On this week’s podcast, we talk Perendale!

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Don’t forget to share your spinning on Instagram with the hashtag #sheepspotspinningcheckin!

 

 

 

    Episode 28: Why rare sheep breeds matter

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    In this episode of the podcast, Sasha talks about why rare sheep breeds—and rare breeds of other livestock—are so important (and not just to spinners). This episode is about what's threatening genetic diversity in these animals, and why it matters.

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      Episode 22: Get to know your default yarn

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      In this episode of the podcast, Sasha talks about measuring your default yarn, so you can really understand your tendencies as a spinner.

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      Additional resources:

      • Jillian Moreno, "A Spinner's Compass," Knitty 47 (Spring/Summer 2014). 
      • Jillian Moreno, "The Gist of Grist," Ply (Summer 2014; the twist issue).
      • Michele Boyd, "Twist Angle," Ply (Summer 2014; the twist issue).
      • Rachel Smith, "Grist: It is Kind of Really Important," Welford Purls blog

      Episode 18: Washing Fleeces

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      In this episode of the podcast, Sasha talks about her fleece washing method, including what supplies she uses.

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