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madelinetosh
« on: November 20, 2006 04:06:55 PM »

Here is my first project going from fleece to finish. I think the colorway is a little muted myself.
I want to start spinning some more edgy yarn combining fibers and playing with colors and such. Possibly actually putting that Art History degree to work somehow.

Here is a link to a pic of the shawl as I haven't hit my 10 post limit to add a picture yet, being a newbie and all.



I just ordered some camel and llama fiber in great brownie colors that I want to add chunks of pastel merino that I died with food coloring too. I can't wait for those freakin fiber packages to arrive!

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« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2006 04:13:18 PM »

oh it's just beautiful!
You must have had to spin super fine to get the yarn thin enough to do a 2-ply!

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« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2006 04:20:45 PM »

Quick! Post 9 more times so we can see the picture!
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« Reply #3 on: November 20, 2006 04:53:36 PM »

Alright, sorry for the faulty link. It actually works now.

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« Reply #4 on: November 22, 2006 08:09:29 AM »

ooohh lovely!! simple beautifull... Tongue
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