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« on: February 09, 2018 12:02:47 PM »

Today I am bringin the fiber like Metamucil!  ( Embarrassed Meh, MCing is not my strong suit Undecided)

First, this multicolor, multifiber single-ply, about 600 yds, spun from fiber that LeapFeetFirst prepped and generously sent me. This was seriously fun to spin; I only worked on it in daylight so I could enjoy the explosion of colors in all their vividness.


Among the many uses I have for this second-hand masonite board, it also helps me skein up and measure my yarn. It just happens to match the yarn perfectly!


And second, in a more somber colorway, I'm finally-really-done with this wool I've had in the works for at least a few years. It's 1400 yards, single-ply, roving from Ferndale Fiber. It's been respun from a past experiment with thick-and-thin that just didn't look right with these colors. Realistically, maybe I should make it double-ply; I don't think I have the patience for a 1400-yd project!


Okay, photo-sharing is back, so share what you've got, even if it isn't from this week!  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2018 12:15:36 PM »

WOWZERS! That's a lot of yards of pretty!
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« Reply #2 on: February 10, 2018 06:44:34 PM »

Ohhh, so pretty. Yummy, yummy yarn, you are delicious. Mmmmmm....
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« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2018 09:13:24 AM »

I forgot about Fiber Friday!!!!

I love how your yarns turned out calluna! They are so thin and pretty.
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« Reply #4 on: February 13, 2018 10:04:03 AM »

I love the bright colors on the first piece, and I'm curious to see what you do with the second.  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: February 16, 2018 12:16:50 PM »

I'm in love with that first skein! Such gorgeous colors!
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« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2018 04:30:53 PM »

Yowza! 1400 yards!  That much takes me like, forever. Well done!
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