anticipating autumn

Jun 17th, 2008 dyeing, spinning

The stretches of hot weather we’ve been having do nothing to dampen my desire to make yarn, and I’ve had a great time spindling this cornucopia colored 2-ply bulky. I feel like the colorway is a little out of season these days, but come fall it’ll make some delightful warm woolies. This skein is about 6 ounces, and I’ve got a little bit more of…

sacred games

Jun 13th, 2008 books, yarn p8rn fridays

One of the benefits of featuring Fiber Fridays is that it encourages me to take stash pictures that I might otherwise be too lazy to shoot. Today’s yarn is one of the ones I’ve had the longest without taking pictures of it, even though it is towards the top of my Ravelry stash page and the blank spot where its picture should be has always…