Knitted hand spun wool projects
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Projects that I have made from hand carded and hand spun wool. The yarn I used is two ply (two yarns twisted together).
Drew the pattern for these mittens myself. I thought of the double helix of a DNA molecule, which I set in the middle and all the way up. The others are some sort of cells. On the thumb side is my design Navajo Lightning.  Hand spun wool and sheep's own colors.

Drew the pattern for these mittens myself. I thought of the double helix of a DNA molecule, which I set in the middle and all the way up. The others are some sort of cells. On the thumb side is my design Navajo Lightning. Hand spun wool and sheep's own colors.

Santa Fe-style mittens with a spiral inside the Navajo star.

Santa Fe-style mittens with a spiral inside the Navajo star.

My own Navajo design

My own Navajo design

Mittens with the Finnish Lion, from the official coat of Arms of Finland

Mittens with the Finnish Lion, from the official coat of Arms of Finland

My own design.  On the front there is triangular pattern.   The back is made of slanted squares.

My own design. On the front there is triangular pattern. The back is made of slanted squares.

Hand spun yarns, the dark one is Gotland sheep wool from Sweden, top is hand dyed Finn sheep wool from Finland.

Hand spun yarns, the dark one is Gotland sheep wool from Sweden, top is hand dyed Finn sheep wool from Finland.

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Hand spun yarn dyed with wild mushrooms.

Hand spun yarn dyed with wild mushrooms.

A pattern I picked from an ancient Roman marble floor.

A pattern I picked from an ancient Roman marble floor.

Detail of a Navajo mitten.  There is one main color (white) and two colors that alternate every row (brown and black).

Detail of a Navajo mitten. There is one main color (white) and two colors that alternate every row (brown and black).

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