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Topic: A swap for dyers! Gallery time!!  (Read 3934 times)
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« Reply #20 on: April 10, 2009 04:11:46 PM »

I hope that my partner receives hers soon and likes everything.

She did, and she does! EXTREAMELY yummy goodies   Grin
My socks are rocked. (Well, they're not knit yet -- but they will be dazzling Grin)

"For what do we exist, but to laugh at our neighbors and be laughed at in our turn?"

My stash of supplies is now Beyond Life Expectancy. I love personal swaps! http://www.wists.com/redmennis
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« Reply #21 on: April 10, 2009 05:26:03 PM »

I received a fantastic package from Cheebz today, check it out:

2.5 yds of dyed summerweight fabric! Cheebz said the process involved starting with yellow fabric, pleated and stitched via murashi, then discharged with bleach, dyed in two baths of scarlet and then dark brown, sprayed again with brown, then twisted and painted with red and yellow, and finally sprayed with brown. (did you get all that?)

That is a section of it, folded over a chair - the color is a little brighter in real life.
Here is a closeup to show detail:

And then a viking-inspired hat in stamp discharged velvet. It fits perfectly, but I'm photographing it on the wig form because I'm not good at taking pictures of my own head Smiley

Thanks Cheebz! I love it!

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« Reply #22 on: May 31, 2009 07:15:24 PM »

Here is the shirt I made with the fabric Cheebz dyed:

It is from the Athena Blouse pattern from LaFred.  Thanks Cheebz!

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« Reply #23 on: September 19, 2009 08:29:14 AM »

I spun up the roving I got from UntouchableFace... finally.  Here it is in Fiber Friday:


I plan to make a hat.

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