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« on: April 14, 2008 07:32:08 PM »

Mostly because I'm too busy/lazy to measure and take pics of what I make.  So I took some tonight and it should only be four photos. 

First:purple one is hand dyed merino, two ply worsted, about 90 yards.  The other is black and white mill ends 2 ply worsted and also abt 90 yards

And the greens.  All are two ply, hand dyed merino,  mill ends and merino/silk blend.  I won't bore you with the numbers Smiley

Purples: all of this is hand dyed merino.  one thread plied, one soft singles (the first one I've made that wasn't overspun!), and one two ply

Last: The first three are two ply, the last is 3 ply.  first one is merino/silk and the rest are hand dyed mill ends.

They all have names, ask if you'd like to hear them, I don't have the energy right now.  Thanks for looking!!


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« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2008 08:11:42 PM »

Oh wow, everything is so beautiful!!!! my favorites are all of the greens! great job!!!
« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2008 05:59:05 AM »

I've always thought the best job EVER would be coming up with names for paint shades  Cheesy
I'd love to know what you named these
and steal the pinky-greeny-beigey one while you're not looking

« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2008 07:33:29 AM »

that one is called "country christmas"

« Reply #4 on: April 15, 2008 07:36:21 AM »

I can't remember all of them right now (I'm at work), but I do know that the light green one is "shamrock shake", the orange/blue 3 ply is "hopscotch" and the purple thread plied is "blurple" Smiley 

Hopefully my nameing will improve as my spinning does!

« Reply #5 on: April 16, 2008 12:56:31 AM »

"Hopscotch" is such a cute name and I love the tiny aqua hints in that one.

Spinning terrifies me - it's one of those things that just makes your jaw drop when you watch it being done and I'm SOOO impressed by anyone who can do it Smiley

« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2008 11:38:40 AM »

Oooh.  Very pretty.  You've certainly been busy.  I especially like the black and white mill ends.

And coming up with names for my colors is one of the most difficult things for me.  I am always impressed with people that come up with great names, and feel like mine are kind of boring.

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