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« on: July 10, 2013 11:37:07 AM »

I posted my first spinning project way back and now here is the long overdue second!



I spun this roving, which was gifted to me in a personal swap by Zombie_Queen, and then plied it (with some KnitPicks yarn) shortly after that first project but let it sit this entire time.  I was without a niddy noddy and let it be an excuse not to set the twist.  Well, my birthday is coming up and I decided to buy one along with some more fibers in celebration.  That means I got to work and this project can officially be considered done!  It's still a bit overtwisted in some spots but I'm working on the second roving of the new ones I just got and think I'm finally getting the hang of it.

So hopefully this will be a board I can hang around more often.  Not that I haven't been lurking like crazy but...  =)   
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« Reply #1 on: July 10, 2013 12:01:04 PM »

Hurray! It looks so good. I'm so glad to have you joining our ranks. Can I squeeze it? Pleeeeease?
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« Reply #2 on: July 10, 2013 12:03:23 PM »

So pretty!!  wonderfully lovely!
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« Reply #3 on: July 11, 2013 09:52:19 AM »

Can I squeeze it? Pleeeeease?

Sure, you can have a feel.  =)

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« Reply #4 on: July 26, 2013 10:21:55 AM »

And honestly for being your second spin it looks great!
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