SDC16396 by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Embroidered hoop( I freakin' LOVE this. I suck so bad at french knots. AND it looks leopard print!!), loaded tea wallet, Halloween garland, knee high socks, and beads
SDC16398 by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Caramel chocolate bar, skull and cross bones cookies cutter, all natural lemon-lime cheesecake flavoring mix(I've already used it. Soooooo tasty!) and hot cocoa mix.
SDC16400 by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Handcarved stamps (Om, HP inspired lightening bolt and a Dia de los Muertos lady), stitch markers.
THANk YOU soooooo very much for an awesome swap, Jexxican. You did an amazing job. We absolutely love everything
I've been in a knitting frenzy lately. Its finally fall!! Yay!! Not that you can tell weather-wise in the California High Desert. Nonetheless.... I used the Camp Out Fingerless Mitts pattern on Ravelry by tante ehm. The yarn I used was Plymouth Yarn Trabajos Del Peru
Here's the bulk of what I've been up to spinning wise Bordello by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Yardage- 92 yards Weight- bulky Fiber content- merino, silk, sari silk, angelina, faux cashmere, BFL, 2 ply
Stormy Night by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Yardage- 376 yards Weight- about fingering weight Fiber- 50% merino, 50% silk 2 ply GothQueen by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Yardage- 476 yards Weight- lace to fingering Fiber- Merino, Bamboo 2 ply
CampFire by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Yardage- 240 yards Weight- Thick and thin from fingering to bulky Fiber- Polwarth 1 ply
Tardis by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Yardage- 180 yards Weight- Bulky Fiber- Novetly yarn, silk, corriedale, punta, firestar 2 ply
sugar on my tounge (4) by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Yardage- 330 yards Weight- Fingering Fiber- Merino,angora, alpaca, firestar, domestic wool, silk, punta, corriedale 2 ply I also carded the rolags for this yarn myself from let over bits
Ghouls Night Out by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Yardage- 144 yards Weight- Bulky to super bulky Fiber- BFL, silk carrier rods, fabric, sari silk, silk hanki, bamboo, targhee, faux cashmere, wensleydale locks, sparkle. 1 ply
Body Electric by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Yardage- about 436 yards Weight- Slightly thick and thin. From fingering to sport weight with some slightly larger worsted weight areas. Fiber- merino, faux cashmere, bombyx silk, angelina Corespun
nittydread- Those singles are gorgeous. I love the colors. Are you plying them all together?
Antsy- I am loving all the blue/green shades. I am especially find on the mint merino singles. They looks so soft and squishy
These bad boys are still sitting on the bobbins. I just finished spinning them this (Thursday) morning. I'm not sure of the yardage. Its about 6 oz of fiber on two jam packed jumbo bobbins. The fiber is from a Harry Potter SAL from Bohoknitterchic. This colorway is called "Weasley's Wizarding Wheezes". It came in the form of one 4 oz batt and a 2 oz bag of multi colored/multi breed picked locks. I had lots of fun spinning it
List: 18- Favorite Store- Socks and key cover from Torrid 19- Something You Collect- Tea mug 20- Something Drinkable- Dulce de Leche hot chocolate mix 23- Summer Essential- Lightweight hat 26- Kitchen Staple- Dish Scrubbies 4-Something You Think Smells Good- Handmade soap and dryer sheet less dryer lavender pillow 21- Something Related to Non-Crafty Hobby- Recipe Box and Sheep Cupcake Liners 27-Something to Keep You Organized- Weekly Menu Planner 3-Something With Your Favorite Color On It- Alpaca Love Yarn 10- Something Tarn Related- Berroco Vintage Yarn
Jexx- That roving is so gorgeous! I love the bright rainbow of colors
I spun three yarns this week. One is still hang drying in the bathroom. Here are the other two: Siouxsie by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr Siouxsie by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr "Siouxsie" Corespun from "Celephais" batt carded and dyed by Amy Klimt of Out of Step Dyeworks Superwash Merino wool, firestar nylon, angelina 206 yards
GreenWithEnvy by Zombie_Mama, on Flickr "Green with Envy" Cashmerino spun from Knit it Up's most recent Spin the Seasons club
The other yarn I spun was a think and think SW merino yarn also from Knit it Up Spin the Season club.