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New yarn from Still River Mill 
19th-Sep-2011 09:33 pm
choochoobear
To quote Fibreandwonder, I HAS A YARN!

I got home tonight to see three boxes waiting for me. Inside the boxes were bags and bags of beautiful colors, and then two gorgeous deep colored rugs. I took some photos, but the flash made the yarn so shiny that I ended up needing to take a duller, no-flash photo to be sure I had the colors something near accurately represented. They are quite nifty, though...


New Yarn from Still River Mill (on a new rug, too!) New Yarn from Still River Mill (on a new rug, too!)
All skeins are 4 ounces
Grey: Gyre/Gimble/Dot 240 yards
(The other grey that is not in the photo is Dahlia/Mona 280 yards)
Garnet: Anna/Lerris 370 yards
Ruby: Anna/Lerris 400 yards
Sapphire: Constantine/Summer 400 yards
Royal Blue: Jessie/Astor 400 yards
Purple: Talla/Goblin 420 yards
Green: Summer/Constantine 400 yards

The new yarn with flash The new yarn with flash

See how shiny mohair can be!




Click on the photo for a bigger version.
Comments 
20th-Sep-2011 02:33 am (UTC)
Omg! Simply Gorgeous. I would need to be a much less incompetent knitter or crocheter in order to do justice to such beautiful yarn. But I still want to get some as a birthday gift. So I will call. Cheers!
20th-Sep-2011 03:02 am (UTC)
OoOo! Pretties! And the shine is just lovely!
20th-Sep-2011 03:17 am (UTC)
those colors are gorgeous
20th-Sep-2011 03:25 am (UTC)
pretty!
20th-Sep-2011 10:36 am (UTC)
I'd like to potentially take a couple of those off your hands, if they're not already spoken for. Would you be willing to bring them when we see each other?
20th-Sep-2011 12:52 pm (UTC)
Sure! What color(s) do you want?
20th-Sep-2011 01:40 pm (UTC)
I'd like to see in person the green, purple and the burgundy.
20th-Sep-2011 03:21 pm (UTC)
Pretty!
20th-Sep-2011 03:39 pm (UTC)
LIKE!
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