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« on: December 15, 2009 05:01:03 PM »

I just got a new wheel and I got 2 pounds of Corridale roving with it. I decided to have a dye session today and these are the two i came up with today. The first one is my fave and reminds me of those real hot yarns called zaurball I believe. The German ones.

The second one is sort of odd. I think the black dye always has a tendacy to break and make other colors as does some blues and greens. This was turquoise, blue, green, and purple and fuschia with a dash of black in the color breaks and oddly the finished steamed wool looks different once unwrapped. I did sort of hand pant them and roll in plastic wrap and steam the rolls

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« Reply #1 on: December 15, 2009 06:25:49 PM »

love the second one! green/brown/blue is one of my fave combos Grin
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« Reply #2 on: December 15, 2009 07:19:44 PM »

ooh. I love that orange colour. those hot ones are just gorgeous.
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