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« on: December 23, 2010 08:55:12 AM »

In the last round of the Handspun and Handcrafts Swap, I was partnered with the fabulous ariaya  and she spun some absolutely gorgeous yarn.  It was 200 yards of Merino-Silk in blues and purples (mostly) and I adored it.  Needless to say it was a tough job to figure out what I wanted to make with it.

Well, with Christmas upcoming, I decided to do a scarf for my mom using a pattern on ravelry and it turned out sooooo lovely!





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As it's the first time I have finished a knitting project in ages, I am so psyched. 
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« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2010 09:26:47 AM »

That's gorgeous! I love the colors  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2010 07:41:07 PM »

oh it's beautiful!!!  I love seeing how fiber goes from fiber to yarn to finished product.
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« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2010 07:43:13 PM »

redflags- yes!  The coloring is my favorite, too!

ariaya - hee!  I'm so glad I could find something to show off the gorgeous colors and yarn.  I'm half-tempted to keep it for myself.  Thank you again for making it for me!
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« Reply #4 on: December 24, 2010 05:58:42 AM »

Loving those colors! I don't blame you for wanting to keep it for yourself  Wink  The yarn sounds pretty scrumptious too...merino/silk? Yummy, yum yum!
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« Reply #5 on: December 24, 2010 07:55:42 AM »

Loving those colors! I don't blame you for wanting to keep it for yourself  Wink  The yarn sounds pretty scrumptious too...merino/silk? Yummy, yum yum!

Hee, yes.  It is sooo soft!  ariaya did a fabulous job on it. Cheesy
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