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mmmfruit
« on: August 28, 2005 07:24:00 PM »

this morning, i turned this roving..
http://boredgirl.mmm-fruit.com/living/img/2005_0828_spin01.jpg

into this yarn!
http://boredgirl.mmm-fruit.com/living/img/2005_0828_spin05.jpg

and this is when it was hanging to dry, so you can see that it's not much (only an ounce), but it was my first attempt ever at spinning, so i am very, very happy and proud!
http://boredgirl.mmm-fruit.com/living/img/2005_0828_spin04.jpg
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candikaneiscrafty
« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2005 08:22:44 PM »

i like the colors very good job!
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mmmfruit
« Reply #2 on: October 02, 2005 02:29:55 PM »

i thought i posted these, but i guess not! there are more small/tiny skeins of yarn i spun recently.  lefthandpinkie sent me 3 pounds of fiber to spin:



and these are the outcomes of only some of the fiber:

http://boredgirl.mmm-fruit.com/living/img/2005_0912_barbie.jpg
"barbie"
38 feet (12.67 yards)
bulky thick & thin single
100% wool & irridescent angelina fibers

http://boredgirl.mmm-fruit.com/living/img/2005_0912_sorbet.jpg
"strawberry mango sorbet"

31 feet (10.33 yards)
bulky thick & thin single
100% wool & magenta angelina fibers

http://boredgirl.mmm-fruit.com/living/img/2005_0911_yarn01.jpg
"apple cinnamon"

87 feet (29 yards)
bulky thick & thin single
100% wool

http://boredgirl.mmm-fruit.com/living/img/2005_0912_ribbon.jpg
"tangerine dream"

23 feet (7.67 yards)
2-ply yarn
100% wool & ribbon

and the original one i spun:
http://boredgirl.mmm-fruit.com/living/img/2005_0912_multi.jpg
"cotton candy"

27 feet (9 yards)
bulky thick & thin single
100% wool
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blissedout
« Reply #3 on: October 02, 2005 04:17:30 PM »

right on =) i wish someone would send me a bunch of fiber =) lol
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lynnidings
« Reply #4 on: October 03, 2005 02:30:50 AM »

Oooh, I just started spinning too, your yarn looks lovely. Do you find that you want to spin all the time now?

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mmmfruit
« Reply #5 on: October 03, 2005 06:53:38 AM »

oh yes, definitely! i was supposed to sleep and instead stayed up spinning when i made these lol!

i have so many ongoing projects, i never know where i should turn to -- spinning, knitting, crocheting, eeeep!
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Danyell
« Reply #6 on: October 03, 2005 03:57:31 PM »

hehe...i actually dream of spinning! And I've onl done 2 ounces so far!
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« Reply #7 on: October 09, 2005 09:18:31 AM »

Lefthandpinkie is such an artist.  That stuff is just delicious.  Have fun!!
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