Wednesday, June 06, 2007

Cashmere sliver becomes Hyrna Herborgar:

The Fiber:


The Yarn:


The Fabric:


A Close-Up View or: See? It Really Is A Singles Yarn:



With much thanks to Ted for the inspiration.
(I hope he's one of those people who believes that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.)

19 comments:

  1. Incredibly lovely! I'm always impressed by fine laceweight spinning--and the knitting is beautiful, too!

    ReplyDelete
  2. That is stunning. Just lovely.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Simply gorgeous! Are you planning to enter it into a fiber fest?

    ReplyDelete
  4. Absolutely beautiful!

    ReplyDelete
  5. That is just drop-dead gorgeous! What an amazing feat! Congratulations.

    ReplyDelete
  6. Beautiful! How much twist was in the singles to hold up to the blocking?

    ReplyDelete
  7. Wow! Val -that is absolutely stunning! You are a very talented woman.

    ReplyDelete
  8. Absolutely Stunning! Wow!

    ReplyDelete
  9. All wonderful...the fiber, the yarn and the fabric...well, esp. the fabric...amazing handwork!

    ReplyDelete
  10. No wonder we hadn't heard from you in a while! You were much too busy! That is so beautiful! Speaking of immitation, I may knit a sample with some singles. Thanks for the inspiration. If you'll excuse me, I need to go wipe my chin.

    ReplyDelete
  11. Wow, wow, wow, wow, wow! That is absolutely exquisite! How long did it take from spinning through knitting?

    ReplyDelete
  12. Cathy over at Catena Expressions is sending everyone over to gawk. And I'm so very glad she did! All I can say is, "Wow!!!!!" Lovely shawl and lovely spinning. Well done!

    ReplyDelete
  13. Janice8:26 AM

    My talanted sister started that shawl, at my house on May 6th.
    I'm bursting with pride for my little sister.
    What else can I say. All the comments said it all.
    Sis

    ReplyDelete
  14. Totally, totally breathtaking!

    ReplyDelete
  15. Truly a work of art!!

    ReplyDelete
  16. Holey smokes, Batman. That's supernatural, superhuman, super-something. I bow to you, Queen of the Singles.

    ReplyDelete
  17. that is gorgeous - what an incredible accomplishment - hat's off to you!

    ReplyDelete

tie in the loose ends...