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mandalinn
« on: February 13, 2007 02:41:47 PM »

Please take a peek, they are a little sad and tiny, but I am getting the hang of it.  Smiley

This one is with some unknown wool roving that came with my spindle kit



This one is with roving from Smokeymountainfiber s on Etsy, Blue Violet colorway http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=65227



Let me know what you think........not that good, but not too bad for a newbie, right??  Wink

I am off to spin some more from SMF, in a gorgeous merlot colorway.  Smiley  And I have 5 lbs of roving coming from The Sheep Shed and a sampler from Spunky Eclectic and hopefully buying a wheel soon too.  I love spinning and was instantly hooked.
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Kazkitty
« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2007 03:58:42 PM »

Those look great!
They both look super soft and squishy.. and i adore the colors in the second one.

I only started spinning with a spindle maybe 2 months ago.. and I'm totally hooked too! Beware of fiber addiction!  Wink
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mandalinn
« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2007 05:13:04 PM »

Thank you for the compliment.  They are nothing compared to the other ones posted here, but they are my first and I am proud.  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2007 06:03:00 PM »

yay!  another hooked newbie like myself Smiley  those are both really good for your firsts.  they do look really squishy, i agree Smiley 

how did you like the smokymountainfibers ...um...fiber lol.  i had been eyeing some of their roving.
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bixby2
« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2007 06:43:40 PM »

Fantastic job on your first two skeins.  They are super sqwooshy! 

I cleaned out SmokyMountain's whole shop one time.  Her fibers are very nice and super bouncy.  And so nice to work with!
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