By Tanya

This is a site to catelog, track and share all the various projects I create. It is intended to share and log successes and failures of my various craft projects. Soon you will see Handmade Cards, Knitting projects, Scrapbook pages, and Quilting projects, to name a few.

Tuesday, June 12, 2007

My favorite is Merino

Merino is one of my favorite wines, and yarns!

I purchased this 100% Merino roving from CJ Kopec Creations
a few weeks ago and I'm dying to spin it up. It is called 'Broken Hearts' but it goes very well with the bottle of merino wine.

Merino custom blended

She custom blends the colors to create beautiful blends and this fiber 'ball' is the softest ever. And she has the cutest card attached to the roving.

Merino custom blended

Me, the Merino roving and a bottle of Merino wine are going to have a date night Friday in my spinning room!

Merino, bottle and fleece

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6 Comments:

At Thursday, June 14, 2007, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ohh how I understand you. My first encounter with a silk/polwarth blend had similar effect. Hope Troy accepts this new love affaire!

Manon

 
At Thursday, June 14, 2007, Blogger The Gourmet Goddess said...

I've never heard of Merino wine... I've heard of Merlot but not Merino. Is it Italian?

 
At Thursday, June 14, 2007, Blogger Line (pronounced Lynn) said...

I've never heard of Merino Wine either... I want to learn more. I agree that your Merino fiber blend is one of the softest I have ever seen. I can't wait to see how this spins up.

 
At Friday, June 15, 2007, Blogger Tanya said...

Well all wine is Merino in color, right!

Honestly, by merino I actually was thinking of Merlot.. oh well. Just don't go looking in the wine store for Merino, they may laugh at you.

 
At Friday, June 15, 2007, Blogger Shelley said...

Can't wait to see how this spins up!

 
At Saturday, June 16, 2007, Anonymous Anonymous said...

BTW, I googled "merino wine" and there is one!!

Manon

 

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