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Old 08-30-2007, 01:36 PM   #1
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Jade Socks and Fire & Ice Sweater
Here's my latest unvented sock design: The Carved Jade Socks
They were inspired by the beautiful jade carvings I saw during a trip to China. There's a bit of the back story in the bottom entry.

Right now, I'm in the home stretch to finish off my summer project :Fire & Ice Sweater.

This is the very first large project I've processed, dyed, spun and knitted. It's also my 100 mile fiber project!
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Old 08-30-2007, 02:07 PM   #2
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Wow, both of those are AMAZING!
You're an inspiration, truely! Dyeing, spinning, and knitting amazingness all in the same person!!!

I'm enamored with your Fire and Ice two color cables, no idea how you do that, but it looks stunning.

And the socks are wonderful - I love that the pattern continues on the sole of the foot!

Congratulations on two awesome designs!
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Old 08-30-2007, 02:27 PM   #3
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both projects look beautiful- I especially like the socks and the story that goes with them.
did I say one project at a time?

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Old 08-30-2007, 02:54 PM   #4
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Oh my god, I think I'm going to cry. Having just played about a bit with two colour cables, I'm totally in love with them, but that's just stunning. Can I have your brain when you're done with it?
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Old 08-30-2007, 04:36 PM   #5
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Awesome projects
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Old 08-30-2007, 04:50 PM   #6
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I love those socks!!

to the sweater...

They are both great!!

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Old 08-30-2007, 09:04 PM   #7
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I think those are the most beautiful socks I've ever seen! Unbelievable. And those fire and ice colors! Wow! Just gorgeous.
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Beautiful work!!
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Old 08-30-2007, 10:17 PM   #10
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Those are both amazing!!
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