I think this was my fastest spinning ever. I guess that’s what happens when you can’t sew, right? I only took a break to weave in the millions of ends on a knitting project. I know I had the whole thing finished in a month. Except for washing the finished yarn. I only got that done this week.
The thing that sucks is that I couldn’t find any weights to hang at the bottom so it’s still a little curly.
In case you have no desire to go back to the first post about this yarn, it’s falklands wool from Wild Hare Fiber Studio.
That first half, I got lucky and the spools of singles were roughly the same length. On the second half, there was quite a bit more of one spool. So when I reached the end of one, I unrolled the second one to ply it on itself. That was such a mess! It worked but would have gone much better if I’d taken the time to make a center pull ball. Lesson learned. Maybe.
Requisite picture with a dime.
Also a picture with a strand of lace weight (purple) and a strand of light fingering weight (pink). My yarn isn’t the same weight all over but comparing it to these two yarns makes me think it’s goes from something like a very heavy lace weight to just about a light fingering weight. I have absolutely no clue how much there is but I’m still dreaming of combining it with some other yarn to make a colorwork sweater, maybe just on the yoke. And I keep thinking navy but I’m afraid the darker colors won’t pop against the navy. Maybe light grey? How might that look?