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Topic: RM Handspun and Dyed Miniature Skeins of Wool Yarn for Doll House  (Read 1455 times)
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« on: October 08, 2007 10:43:21 PM »

I handspun, dyed and skeined it, and added tiny tags.   I know I have 'sport' weight on the tags, but I think they plumped up after drying into more of a bulky weight for a doll.  They would be more of a sport weight for a Barbie doll.

I will spin the yarn more finely next time.

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« Reply #1 on: October 08, 2007 10:50:24 PM »

how cute mini yarn
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« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2007 10:53:35 PM »

That's amazing.

Makes me wanna scale myself down, too...

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« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2007 11:24:14 PM »

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« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2007 11:24:38 PM »

Im such a dummy....

1st thought: OH! Pretty yarn!

2nd thought: Wait, is that a penny? Well thats silly. What would people make with such a small skien of yarn? You cant make anything!

3rd thought... Maybe it's a miniature? (checks title of thread) Oh yeah.. its a miniature  Embarrassed

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« Reply #5 on: October 09, 2007 12:56:23 AM »

Oh thats so cute!!! I wish I had the time money and space to set up a doll house/room for my Pullip (shes 1/6th scale). That yarn would be totally badass for her since shes a mini version of me... craftyness and all!

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« Reply #6 on: October 09, 2007 06:55:39 AM »

These are so frickin adorable!  Shocked I need a doll house pronto
« Reply #7 on: October 09, 2007 07:30:18 AM »

so cute!
i just love miniatures!

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« Reply #8 on: October 10, 2007 05:27:03 PM »

i just died from all the cuteness!!! DIED!

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« Reply #9 on: October 11, 2007 09:15:15 AM »

Ooh!  Thats the most adorable thing *ever*! I've always wanted my own dollhouse.  I remember when I was little my Mum making tiny minatures for her colonial dollhouse....amazing details!

So my finace is going to build one for me : ) I'm definatly going to have to make some tiny skeins!

Oh Im all inpsired, im off to look at blueprints, Lol : )
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