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Topic: My little handspun collection.  (Read 941 times)
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« on: July 16, 2006 07:26:03 AM »

I got a spindle at this year's MS&W festival and about 16 ozs of fiber.  I started working on and it and was lucky enough find a LYS that sells spinning supplies too because both of the rovings I had bought at S&W were green, and I needed some change.  Below are the efforts I am most pleased with.  The weights range from fingering to worsted.

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« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2006 07:42:22 AM »

Those look great! I really like the first one. It's almost shimmery.
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« Reply #2 on: July 16, 2006 09:34:28 AM »

Beautiful yarn!  I can't wait to see more of your spinning efforts.
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« Reply #3 on: July 16, 2006 12:39:00 PM »

The one on the far right is beautiful! I love watery colours, especially with those temperatures outside.
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« Reply #4 on: July 16, 2006 02:04:46 PM »

Thanks everyone!

The one on the far right is a 50/50 merino mohair in the "Lillypond" colorway I got from Tintagel Farms at sheep and wool.
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Sushiful
« Reply #5 on: August 04, 2006 11:28:46 PM »

Those colours together remind me of peacocks. Smiley
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