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11  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Dayflowers and Leaves - Lace Scarf on: September 04, 2007 04:17:14 PM
Wow, that looks so delicate and beautiful!

I tried making the dayflower, but the pattern got too boring for me. Tongue

LOL, that's why I changed it up by adding additional lace motifs on either side Cheesy
12  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Re: Fiber Friday 8/31/07 on: September 04, 2007 12:32:55 PM
yikes, it seems like forever since I've posted!

The yarns are gorgeous...

the Bon, sorry to hear of the troublesome times Sad my condolences on your loss.

Spinning wise, I've got these:

both skeins from the same fibers - main difference is one was handblended at the wheel while spinning, the other was carded.
They are for a wing o the moth shawl Smiley for the Spun Stitches knit along Cheesy

I've also got these:

spun from my own merino-firestar batts. Slight over twisting in some places, I was having some issues with the wheel Sad
13  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Dayflowers and Leaves - Lace Scarf on: September 04, 2007 12:17:19 PM

mmmm lace Smiley
Pattern: my own - I'm still trying to decide if I'm going to type the beast out and make it available.  The two motifs have differing rows, resulting in a full even pattern repeat 80 rows in length!

I'm also toying with flipping the leaf motifs and possibly removing the "border" stitches between the motifs...but eyeballing the chart tells me it's going to take some fussing to do it.

Yarn: Spritely Goods Sylph in Globe Mallow

Needles: US8
14  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Bamboo Baudelaires on: May 31, 2007 04:16:13 PM

I finally got a chance to finish my baudelaires!
US 1
Yarn: Regia Bamboo Color

Pattern: Baudelaire from Knitty

Comments: Not bad once I finally got the sizing right (partially my own fault because I almost never swatch socks).  They are a bit difficult to get up over the heel, I suspect knitting longer before starting the gusset might have fixed that problem...but I'm not ripping em back again.

A much more lengthy discussion can be found on my Finished Objects Blog for those that are interested.
Direct Link here.
15  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Re: Fiber Friday - April 20th on: April 20, 2007 01:37:27 PM
oh my goodness, such gorgeous work, as always!
I have three full bobbins, that I just wound off for soaking:

11 ounces in total, about 800 yards.
Nameless so far. *sigh*
16  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Re: hand spun merino on: April 11, 2007 08:12:36 AM
lovely Cheesy
I heart merino Cheesy
17  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Re: Fiber Friday-- April 6 on: April 07, 2007 03:29:26 PM
oh my goodness.
Such gorgeous work this week! And a handknit Clap! Yowsa!

Here's mine:

it's called Newspaper - after the children's riddle:
what's Black and White and "red" all over? Cheesy
18  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Re: Fiber Friday - 3/1/07 on: March 02, 2007 04:25:36 PM
gorgeous, all of it!
I didn't make much progress on spinning - I was buried under 11+ pounds of freshy dyed yarn LOL - so I'll just ogle this week.

it's all so stunning I want to hug it all!

Well done, everyone! Cheesy
19  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Re: Fiber Friday 2/23/07! on: February 23, 2007 08:28:03 AM
oooh! Easterbun - that looks so fine!!!  And hooray for the new contributors!

Here's what I'm working on...

but now I'm trying to decide if I need to overdye it or not...
20  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Re: Post first spun here? (image heavy) on: February 15, 2007 04:47:25 PM
that cabinet is so cool - I love the little sheepies!
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