Cold Sheep 2016 – February progress

Another good month of progress in my 2016 stash down challenge.

I knit a tunic out of 1,526 yards of handspun

I spun 200g of moorit coloured Shetland yarn into 606 yards of 2-ply sport weight yarn

I also knit an infinity scarf out of 540 yards of handspun yarn

Another 200g of Shetland fibre, this time in a grey colour was spun up into 862 yards of 2-ply fingering weight yarn

More handspun (630 yards) was knitted up into a short-row shawl

Another 210g of Shetland fibre was spun into 716 yards of 2-ply fingering weight yarn


Total monthly yarn out: 2,696 yards
Total monthly yarn in: 2,184 yards

Net monthly yarn reduction: 512 yards

Monthly fibre stash reduction: 610g.


Total yarn out year-to-date: 4,106 yards
Total yarn in year-to-date: 2,950 yards

Net yarn reduction year-to-date: 1,156 yards

Fibre stash reduction year-to-date: 810g.

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