Monday, August 13, 2007

Evolution of a yarn

I had some bits and pieces of roving that I kettle dyed over the weekend, when dry it looked like this:

And I wasn’t really thrilled with it.

So I ran it through my drum carder and pulled the batts into roving and it got this lovely result:

Then I spun enough for one skein and the early returns on the yarn are this:

I am happy!

Then I ran one of my Bedlam batts through the carder and pulled it into roving, I can’t wait to spin this!

Tada and stuff. Good night.


At 7:54 AM, Blogger Jamie said...

Those are both just gorgeous, Joy. Have you been to the fair yet? A co-worker of mine was doing a spinning demonstration Sunday...

At 8:13 AM, Blogger Jamie said...

Joy - I can't find your email address, and have something you might like...can you email me at when you get time? Sorry I'm so unorganized!


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