WIP-it Wednesday...

...with a couple of photos for a change.

First, here is a bobbin full of the Meteor Showers yak-silk that I have been spinning. It is now ready for plying!

Meteor Shower handspun singles

I also managed to get a photo of the Dreams of Amethyst shawl that I'm weaving:

Dreams of Amethyst shawl as of 3/18/15

The lavender and amethyst yarns are both Makimo bamboo yard from Fiberlady. The ladder yarn is Mosaic FX from Berrocco and the white is Venezia Sport from Cascade. I wasn't too sure about the Mosaic FX, but I think it adds some texture the the piece. We'll see what it looks like when I finally get it off of the loom.

The only other projects in play this week are the Irisa Scarf/Cowl and the new Stealth Commission project.

WIP Roll Call

Worked on:
  1. Dreams of Amethyst shawl (weaving) [Ravelry]
    Finished the hem stitching; weaving away.
  2. Irisa Cowl/Scarf (knitting for Loopy Academy) [Ravelry
    11.5 inches completed.
  3. Meteor Shower handspun [Ravelry]
    Ready to ply!
  4. Stealth Commission Project (quilting)
    In research phase.
Works In Progress, did not work on:
  • Be My Baby for My Baby (knitting) [Ravelry]
  • Halloween Phat Fiber samples (spinning) [Ravelry]
  • Mermaid of the Pearls (cross stitch)
  • Tuscon Twilight (needlepoint) 
UFOs/Hibernation:
  1. Beyond Antares, aka Equatorial Nights (knitting) [Ravelry
  2. Celaeno Shawl (knitting) [Ravelry]
  3. Going Snow Global quilt (quilting)
  4. Peacock Pomatomus socks (knitting) [Ravelry]
  5. Peacock Majesty by Just Nan (cross stitch)
WIPs To Be:
  • Loopy Academy projects, with a focus on techniques
    • Striping: Striped Stockinette Snake [Ravelry]
    • Felting/Fulling: Oatmeal Bonnet [Ravelry]
  • A peacock or mermaid quilt for me.

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