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craftybat
« on: June 17, 2011 02:54:38 PM »

So, yesterday I got materials to make a spindle. And so I did. Now, of course, if you're gonna have a spindle, you ought to learn to spin. So I did. Now, the book I got at the library stunk, so I looked a bit on the internet and taught myself from that. It's made from lionbrand homespun. I have a ton left over from an old halloween costume and so i took out the threads that held it together (however poorly) and spun it. It was kinda irritating me when kit wasn't plied, so I did. I love the color, it's kinda strawberry's and cream colored. It's soft too! It's even, thanks to the fact that I used some yarn that was already even...

This was the very first yarn I was happy with.

This is some more I spun while watching Doctor Who. (With Tom Baker Shocked)
« Last Edit: June 17, 2011 03:22:20 PM by craftybat » THIS ROCKS   Logged
nikschaf
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2011 03:30:10 PM »

Looks very soft!  Good job!!
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craftybat
« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2011 07:08:20 PM »

Looks very soft!  Good job!!

Thanks! ^.^
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« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2011 10:03:44 PM »

I love it!!
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