Friday, October 10, 2008

Could Not Resist Roving

Hi,

I have ordered several colors of roving already. I couldn't resist! My spinning class starts tomorrow...

All of these were ordered from The Loopy Ewe.

Dyer: Mountain Colors
Colorway Name: Ruby River
Content: Targhee (That's a type of sheep, right?)
Amount: 4 oz (x4) ... enough for a vest, I think


Dyer: Spirit Trail Fiberworks
Colorway Name: Chocolate and Strawberries
Content: Superwash Wool
Amount: 4 oz (x6) ... enough for a simple sweater, I think

Dyer: Creatively Dyed
Colorway Name: Pirate
Content: 70% Wool, 30% Seacell (whatever that is!)
Amount: 8 oz (x1)

Dyer: Enchanted Knoll Farm
Colorway Name: Spruce Woods
Content: Superwash Wool
Amount: 4 oz (x4) ... enough for a vest, I think

Dyer: Gale's Art
Colorway Name: Peacock
Content: Black Blue-Faced Leicester (I know that one is a type of sheep)
Amount: 4 oz (x7) ... enough for a sweater

Dyer: Lorna's Laces
Colorway Name: Devon
Content: Superwash Wool
Amount: 5 oz (x1) ... to play with

Dyer: Lorna's Laces
Colorway Name: Rainbow
Content: Superwash Wool
Amount: 5 oz (x1) ... to play with

This should be enough to get me started!

Happy Knitting (and Spinning)!
Lisa Kay

1 comment:

Laura said...

Girl, you got a good amount to play with there!

Mountain Colors Ruby River is gorgeous! I bought the yarn several years ago and made my very first cardigan with it. It's still my favorite sweater. I had no idea they sold roving. Thanks for the heads up!

Can't wait to hear how you like spinning!