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Julie
08-29-2006, 11:05 AM
Squee!! I'm so excited. Can you tell??

I just finished a hat with yarn I spun myself, on a spindle! As in, I made yarn, myself, that is actually knittable!! I'm also making a scrunchable scarf to go with it...

:woohoo:

I :heart: yarn! :mrgreen:

kemp
08-29-2006, 11:19 AM
Wow Julie, that is so cool! The yarn look wonderful and I really like the color.

Amber
08-29-2006, 11:42 AM
How cool is that!!! :cheering: It looks so pretty! :inlove:

SandraEllen
08-29-2006, 12:13 PM
oooh... pretty.....
the yarn is beautiful! I would be bursting with pride :cheering:

sara_jayne
08-29-2006, 12:18 PM
Beautiful job, Julie! I love the color and the hat and scarf look great! :cheering:

janelanespaintbrush
08-29-2006, 02:07 PM
Wow. That's really impressive!

rebecca
08-29-2006, 02:24 PM
Julie, girl, you can do all things knitworthy :notworthy: I LOVE, LOVE that colorway, WTG with the spinning and knitting of your spinning :cheering:

IndianPrincessSIP
08-29-2006, 03:00 PM
Julie that is just beautiful! :heart:

What pattern did you use for your hat?

Jan in CA
08-29-2006, 04:12 PM
It's beautiful, Julie!! :happydance:

Julie
08-29-2006, 07:32 PM
Thanks everyone...it's so nice that there are people who understand the thrill.... ;)

IP, this is the pattern: Basic Earflap Hat (http://heyjulie.blogspot.com/2006/06/basic-earflap-hat.html) :mrgreen:

IndianPrincessSIP
08-29-2006, 07:40 PM
:cheering:
Thank you much!

mks22300
08-29-2006, 08:18 PM
Oooh, your yarn is so pretty!

ebrperk
08-29-2006, 08:22 PM
Your yarn is very pretty. It looks very good. I am super duper doubly amazed impressed.

chan58
08-29-2006, 11:20 PM
Wow, very nice!!! :cheering: :cheering:

Liliyarn
08-30-2006, 04:17 AM
I'm jealous. My yarn still looks like a sheep got a fur ball and coughed it up :rofl:

kimmie
08-30-2006, 07:49 AM
Julie,
You are amazing! I remember meeting you last fall and loving your sweater that you had *designed yourself* and THEN I learned that you really hadn't been knitting for very long at all, or at least it seemed that way. You have an incredible natural talent I think. So, here you are spinning your own yarn and knitting up delicious things with it. WOW!!

:heart: kimmie

horve1
08-30-2006, 08:19 AM
Absolutely totally beautiful yarn! Fantastic job!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Pixywhispers
08-30-2006, 06:21 PM
Oh Julie! I am in awe! This brought tears to my eyes to see you get this far. Awesome, awesome.

jamadian75
08-30-2006, 07:47 PM
I just wanna smoosh it!! That looks yummy!!! And what a great color!

Way to go! :cheering:

Vendie
08-30-2006, 07:57 PM
That looks so awesome Julie!!!


That has to feel like quite an accomplishment. I can't wait to get there myself!

nanonette
08-30-2006, 10:34 PM
How fabulous is that?!! Too cool that you've spun your own yarn! And it's soooo lovely too!! :cheering:

Mama Bear
08-31-2006, 11:36 AM
Lovely yarn! I especially like the hat. :)

Mama Bear