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Old 11-21-2007, 06:07 PM   #1
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Too much? Or great price?
Spinners, I have a question. I found some roving online, a variety of colors totaling up to 3.25 ounces for $13. Is that a good price..or not?
-On the Needles:
1. Simply Ginny Socks (1 complete)
2. Classic Wool Socks (1 complete)
3. Stag Bag (on the back...don't want to do the st st)
4. Five Easy Cables Blanket (1 of 8 skeins used)
-On the Hook:
1. Mantilla Lace Doily (I forgot where I am on this)
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Old 11-21-2007, 08:15 PM   #2
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it all depends on what kind of roving it is. If its alpaca or a silk blend, itll be more expensive. I got 4 ounces of wool blend roving for $5
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Old 11-22-2007, 07:12 AM   #3
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I find it very pricey if it's wool. Also, a variety of colours totalling 3.25 oz will not give you very much of anything to spin.
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Old 11-28-2007, 04:19 AM   #4
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Wow, that's expensive!

I keep a spreadsheet of all my fiber purchases, and my fiber has an average cost of about $1.50 per ounce.
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