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« Reply #40 on: March 01, 2008 09:49:28 AM »

I totally forgot to post yesterday!
I love sonoma sky and dark side of the rainbow.
Mine is called "spring showers"

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« Reply #41 on: March 01, 2008 11:10:15 AM »

Guess what? I ordered a loom!  That urged me to get spinning so I'll have a ton of yarn to weave when it arrives.

So I give you Candyland, spun from roving dyed by Marion at Etsy.  It's 100 yards (actually 99, but close enough) and 2.7 oz.  I Navajo-plied it to keep the colors somewhat separate.  Love the effect, but it just eats up the yardage, Roll Eyes

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« Reply #42 on: March 01, 2008 12:23:09 PM »

So sorry I'm late to the party. My wheel is still broken so I broke out the spindle and spun up some 50/50 merino/tencel blend 29 wpi 300 yards 2 oz
"Moody Blues"

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« Reply #43 on: March 01, 2008 04:23:43 PM »

Moody Blues is gorgeous!!!

anneadeline, congrats on the loom!  Weaving is awesome, it goes so quickly and you can really show off the handspun!

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« Reply #44 on: March 01, 2008 04:34:51 PM »

Star217 - I hope you can get your wheel fixed soon and I love the look of Moody Blues.

Lufah - I'm looking forward to being able to weave especially for the quickness.  I have to stay with small projects for knitting due to how long it takes or else I lose interest. *glares at blue scarf sitting by the tv*
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« Reply #45 on: March 01, 2008 05:44:27 PM »

Ok I cannot wait until next week to share! I finished this up last night and have been carting it around with me all day. *laughs* I just want to snuggle with it!

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I plied it with beaded thread and then plied it back onto itself.

*No idea as to yardage, or weight. It's huge. most of the single was about the size of my index finger so double that since it's plied onto itself.


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