Remember the fiber I showed off last week? (It’s OK if you don’t – you can catch it here). This is what it looks like after spinning and plying:
I did a bit of “test plying” using the Navajo technique, but the result was bulkier than I wanted it to be, so I switched back the basic method of plying with two singles.
(Sorry for the out of focus photo.)
ON MY NEEDLES
Wavy Garden Shawl
Well, here’s what it looks like now –
After giving it a good look after taking the photo, I really wasn’t happy with a couple of things, how loose the fabric was, for one. After frogging and starting over and going down a couple of needle sizes, from a size 8 to a 6, I’m much happier with it. 🙂
Big Mommy’s baby bump continues to expand…..
They’ll all be home for a few weeks this summer — Mr. Iknead and I are counting the days!
Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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