My first socks made from my own handspun BFL. 2 ply. Dyed after plying.
Saturday, February 1, 2014
This was an interesting project to spin & knit. The dark brown is a short stapled Rambouillet & the creamy white is a much longer stapled British Milk Sheep. Spun semi woollen and the colour lengths were entirely random - whatever I felt like spinning at that moment. 2ply. 12 wpi.
Saturday, January 4, 2014
This is a 2014 (first project for the new year) project for a friend - a bag for a laptop. She asked for red, so in my usual fashion I am doing a variegated red using various reds mostly dark with a splash of a bright red. 2/2 twill. 6 doubled e.p.i. Warp is terra cotta, burgundy, red, denim blue & dark green. 5-6 ppi. It's looking good!