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Old 05-22-2007, 04:17 PM   #1
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my first singles!!!
thanks again shandeh and jhenalee for your advice and tips. here is the roving you both donated all spun up, waiting to be plied...

right now they are resting on 10.5 straights. i will ply them today ( if i get brave enough!)
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Old 05-22-2007, 07:25 PM   #2
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CONGRATULATIONS!!! Yes Ply, PLY PLY!!! Ply them together!
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Looking good. Can't wait to see it plyed...
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i plyed it! then she took a nice warm bath, and now she is skeined up and hanging out, weighted and drying
there will be a photo shoot when she isn't so wet and shy
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Looks great! Can't wait to see it all plyed up.
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ok everyone.. here it is in all it's glory! i *hope* i will have enough to make a hat
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Very pretty! Congratulations on finishing your first yarn.
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Wow! That's beautiful yarn, especially for your first try!
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That looks fantastic!!
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That is so pretty!
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