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Antsy
« on: September 01, 2011 04:02:59 PM »


So I started off with natural merino roving from R. H. Lindsay.

I dyed it in the Microwave with yellow food color (I don't have a picture of the dyed roving by it's lonesome, but here it is while it's being spun)

Here is the spun yarn which I left as singles

I crocheted it


Blocked it

Here's the end result

Worn



Special thanks to my mom for modeling wool shawls for me in 104F heat.
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« Reply #1 on: September 01, 2011 04:09:10 PM »

lovely and airy looking even in 104 degree temperature!
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« Reply #2 on: September 01, 2011 04:11:28 PM »

I love seeing a project evolve, especally if its such a long way.

The colour is wonderful. The whole shawl looks so happy, so joyful and delicate. All at once  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: September 01, 2011 06:58:38 PM »

That is a gorgeous shawl!
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Antsy
« Reply #4 on: September 01, 2011 07:11:21 PM »

The pattern is Eva's Shawl in case anyone is curious.
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« Reply #5 on: September 01, 2011 08:20:41 PM »

That's so pretty!  I love it!  So cheerful.
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« Reply #6 on: September 02, 2011 09:16:56 AM »

So bright and cheerful.  Lovely work.
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