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Topic: what would you make with 2500 yards of worsted hand dyed?  (Read 709 times)
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« on: December 19, 2006 08:40:26 PM »

Yup. I just received approximately 2500 yards of hand dyed wool from one of my favorite people in the world. She hand dyes yarn for the lys i work at and its all freaking gorgeous. This particular color way came about when i fell in love some koigu, but "f" if im gonna actually knit with fingering weight, a few weeks later my lady comes back with this beauty.  Now as cool as the yarn itself is, the super huge ball of yarn is almost just as sweet.



So, what would you knit with it? Im definitly thinking hooded cardigan, bell sleeves, wood buttons.
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« Reply #1 on: December 20, 2006 02:05:11 AM »

you should label this post "not work safe!" Wink

That is the very definition of yarn porn.
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« Reply #2 on: December 21, 2006 01:11:05 PM »

oh, P.S. the stuff in the picture IS THERE ON PURPOSE. wanted to show scale.
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