Tuesday, 22 January 2013

In a spin

2013 has started with a lot of spinning.

Firstly I finished the Black Hebridean with a little bamboo blended in. This is a 2ply yarn of DK weight.

Showing a truer colour (hard to photograph black well!)
 close up

Then I started on some of the fibre received for Christmas in a secret santa swap on Ravelry. Here is some Shetland roving 2ply - the skein in the middle. The other skeins are 1ply of the Shetland and 1ply of a batt I spun up that was Romney, Silk, Firestar and Glitz; a lovely sparkly batt.




close up of the Shetland. 
Blended 2ply in the background.

Planning projects with these yarns now.

More spinning in the works, more pictures to share soon ...

9 comments:

  1. The black is gorgeous! :) What will you make with it?

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    1. Thank you, not sure yet - was thinking of some socks but may have to check the wear of this breed.

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  2. Ooh, those are lovely, lovely, lovely. Will you be selling any of your gorgeous wool in your shop? Hint hint ;)

    xxx

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    1. Thank you x
      I think I recall you asking me before, would like to sometime so will let you know x

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  3. Love then all... what gorgeous colours.x

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  4. Absolutely agree with Trish, Love them all!

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