The Textile Lab

Posts Tagged "fio"

Just in case…

Posted by on Apr 1, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Just in case…

… you are thinking that I’ve been sleeping: 680m of a 3ply merino, worst weight, ready for my project – and I still have 3 half full bobbins to ply, in case these meters aren’t enough. I’m still thinking it’s boring spinning a plain yarn myself, when it’s possible to buy it anywhere, but I am also proud I was capable of doing with consistency. Next step: swatching and...

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Fake Plastic Tree

Posted by on Sep 24, 2012 in Blog | 1 comment

Fake Plastic Tree

Do you know when you do something you love so much that you can’t stop looking at it? I am in love with this yarn 🙂 It’s made with corriedale, cotton, lurex and also fake flowers. 95gr. 84m. >> buy this on...

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Only merino wool

Posted by on Aug 21, 2012 in Blog | 4 comments

Only merino wool

100% merino wool. Handspun by myself. Worsted. Soft, Beautiful colors.  

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Algodão doce

Posted by on Dec 21, 2011 in Blog | 1 comment

Kid Seta, da Cascade Yarns. 70% mohair + 30% seda Os mesmo de estar passando a mão na Juju: super macio. Mas bem chatinho de se trabalhar…

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Marcadores e outros presentes

Posted by on Oct 18, 2011 in Blog | 1 comment

Domingo passado revi a Lilian Lie, tricoteira da lista CKL, que fazia muito tempo que não a encontrava. Como sempre, ela tem um presente para mim. 🙂 Desta vez, foram três marcadores, para engordar minha coleção fofa, e três novelos de um fio italiano que eu não conhecia, o Cold Spring, da Valley Yarns (nome super italiano, né não?)     Obrigada, Lilian...

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