Yarn – Graphite

Long time, no post! Here’s what I’ve been working on:

It’s the first yarn from little Marseille that I’ve ever spun, from her baby fleece.  The color is really hard to capture, but it’s a dark gray, almost black, shot through with shiny light gray strands.

I spun the singles on my sidekick, and plied it all on my drop spindle. I haven’t spent so much time working with my spindle in a while, and I actually gave myself blisters, but it was worth it. This solid, medium weight yarn is no fuss and no frills, but soft soft soft.

About cliffhousealpacas

Once upon a time, my dad drove by some funny looking animals standing on little dirt hills in a field. Thus, the dream of an alpaca ranch was born. Now, we are embarking on a grand adventure of raising alpacas and becoming fiber artists.
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3 Responses to Yarn – Graphite

  1. *drooling* I know this is mine and I can’t wait to get my hands on it!!!!!!!!!!!!! =)))))))))
    BTW realized sister in law (based on her bio clock not actual due date) may be having baby any day from next week onward so I will be needing the plain trip soon too. =)) We can talk amounts and what not later just thought I’d give you a heads up.

  2. starproms says:

    Looks lovely – real steel grey.

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