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« Reply #40 on: August 02, 2008 05:37:37 PM »

I was so excited about Fiber Friday cause I have something to post.  Grin Then Friday came and it wasn't as great as I wanted it to be in real life... but now I'm back to post my yarn!

First, I love The Lone Tree and Tartan from Teetante. So very nice! I also really like Sunset by maiziemama.

Here is my first attempt, well wholehearted attempt at corespinning. It was quite frustrating to start but I eventually got a little rhythm going.
It was a remake of a batt I made for the July Fiber of the Month swap. I hope my swap partner liked hers. Lots of varying fibers like coopworth, mohair, merino and domestic wool. All dyed in varying shades of green. Oh yeah, lots of glitz too!

I call it Mossy (unknown yardage)


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« Reply #41 on: August 02, 2008 06:34:47 PM »

wow, the red from the beets is so vibrant!

I'm going on record right now saying that this is what my mom THINKS it was dyed with.  She dyed a bunch of fiber with koolaid, but kept it separate from the stuff she dyed with natural things.  She is "pretty sure" this red/purple was beets, but I'm not.  However, she's the one who dyed it, so I have to go with what she says.  lol

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« Reply #42 on: August 03, 2008 01:17:17 PM »

Teetante, your yarns are gorgeous.  I especially love Tartan, so pretty!
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« Reply #43 on: October 05, 2008 11:54:17 AM »

Those are really nice colours!

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