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VictoiseC
01-30-2006, 01:28 PM
Man Ijust got the most gorgeous soft soft soft luxurious yarn:

Peruvian Tweed Alpaca. It's superfine and 600 yards. It would make the most luscious sweater but I think it might cost too much.

What would you make with this? I might try this corkscrew scarf but that might be a waste. I love this stuff. Should I make a shawl?
Going to do a swatch.

Btw, !! I paid $28.50 TWENTY EIGHT FIFTY for this skein (Seaport Yarns) and now I found today with a google that you can get it for $22 at a lot of places. PLUS $4 subway fare, hmmmmmmmmmmm :doh:

Oh well. Finders fee I guess.

Ingrid
01-30-2006, 02:15 PM
:inlove: :inlove: I think that with superfine you should go for a shawl. A sweater would take so much it would be ridiculous. A lacy shawl would look lovely

VictoiseC
01-31-2006, 10:01 AM
Thanks Ingrid! Yeah, I was dreamin' ... a slinky soft little sweater but it would take forever. Maybe in the future... It's so nice to hold this stuff though, wow. Alpaca blows me away.

Ingrid
01-31-2006, 05:45 PM
Sometimes just holding it is enough! :heart: