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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Midnight Desire - Handspun Yarn

Here's the latest handspun yarn to come off the spinning wheel. It is Midnight Desire, a 100% Corriedale wool roving that I purchased from CJ Kopec Creations as part of her Ravelry April Spin-A-Long.

155 yards and 3.5 ounces. This is a DK weight yarn at 14 wpi. Use 5-6 needle or F hook.

This yarn has been properly treated to set the twist.

Suitable for knitting, crocheting, felting or whatever your creativity dreams up!

It was easy to spin but a little coarser than I like in fibers. It would make a great felting yarn - knit or crochet it up into a hat or bowl, etc. and felt it. Would make a great hat or mittens. Love the color on this one though. Very rich, deep dark exotic looking color. Available for sale in my Etsy store.


Nancy said...

That color is so deep and rich and the texture is so fabulous!

Tina said...

That IS beautiful yarn! Absolutely love the color.

Liz said...


Lin said...

I LOVE this color!! All this knitting talk forced me to the new yarn shop I found. Oooooh, I can't wait to start!