The Big Reveal

At the end of November, I ordered two pounds of dyed fiber from Spunky Eclectic. Yes, two pounds — it looked like this:

Cats Provided for Scale

Cats Provided for Scale

My goal was to spin enough yarn for a sweater. A pullover sweater, for me!

But one just doesn’t sit down and spin for a sweater.

There’s sampling.

BSS Samples #1


There’s swatching.

Big Sweater Spin Swatch #1


There’s more spinning.

Big Sweater Spin Finished Yarn

Spin, span, spun

There is knitting.

Knitting the Big Sweater


And eventually, there is a sweater.


3 thoughts on “The Big Reveal

  1. So beautiful!! And your helpers look like fiber experts. 🙂 I started spinning some natural gray Romney for a sweater back in January and am still not done with the spinning yet. I see it as a long term project, but love love LOVE the handspun yarn!!

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