A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Need help? Click the HELP link at the top of the screen to read the docs or ask at the Help Desk.
Total Members: 298,660
Currently Running With Scissors:
670 Guests and 20 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: 5th Handspun yarn- Sparkles and Pearls!  (Read 2204 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Dolly Mixx
« on: December 04, 2008 02:01:47 AM »

This is my 5th ever yarn, spun on a drop spindle. It is for my Granny for Christmas, it took me quite a few hours, but I feel it is worth it!

It has little plastic pearls spun through it too, and bits of angelina fibre.


I painted her a label to go on it too. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Jane Doe
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2531
Joined: 24-Dec-2004


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2008 02:19:47 AM »

Oh wow, she's just going to love it.
Your presentation is just lovely
THIS ROCKS   Logged

KrisCreates
Offline Offline

Posts: 699
Joined: 15-Mar-2007

Keep on rockin' in the craft world!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2008 03:22:15 AM »

Woah!  that yarn is totally beautiful!  I'd love to see what it looks like knit up, when she makes something out of it, you should post a pic!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

lylacfey
« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2008 04:50:53 AM »

That is so pretty.  I love the colors.  The label is the cutest I have ever seen. 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/97658832@N05/

My Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/gelyafey/

Organize your life around your dreams and watch them come true.
Kanhoro
Offline Offline

Posts: 598
Joined: 19-Feb-2008

Xander of Wolven-Knit~


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2008 02:24:14 PM »

very nice spun yarn and very amazing tag for presentation, great job.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

golfergirl
« Reply #5 on: December 04, 2008 07:42:29 PM »

very nice presentation. Love the color of the yarn.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Weddy_in_Paris
« Reply #6 on: December 05, 2008 02:58:08 AM »

Great work ! I' msure your Granny will bepleased (and proud of you) !:)
THIS ROCKS   Logged

craftycavy
Offline Offline

Posts: 138
Joined: 24-Jun-2007

Sammy 2006-2009


View Profile
« Reply #7 on: December 05, 2008 02:09:18 PM »

Super cute! Cheesy Love the label and the pearls!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

wheeek! wheeeek! add me on ravelry: craftycavy
Jane Doe
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2531
Joined: 24-Dec-2004


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: December 08, 2008 01:25:33 PM »

This might seem out of the blue, but how did your wrap your yarn?
Ie, how do you make a lovely small ball like that?
I'm guessing you don't have a ball winder
THIS ROCKS   Logged

westlake85
Offline Offline

Posts: 27
Joined: 07-Dec-2006

Happiness is good health and a short memory


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: December 11, 2008 08:04:48 AM »

Your Grandma is gonna love it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Know Whether The Nikon D700 or D300 is Right for You
How to Clean the Sensor of a Digital SLR
Canon EOS 1000D Camera Review
How to Photograph Fungi
Nikon D3 Camera Review
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Painted Countertops
Tute Tuesday: Paper Lantern/Ball Ornament
Falling for Autumn Crafts

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.