I decided to do something a little different with my spinning this time around. I’m going to attempt a ‘mashup’ of two colorways:

Into the Whirled - Winterfell+Maestro

On the Left is Winterfell, on the Right is Maestro. Both from Into the Whirled and both Targhee

I’ve never done this before, I’m really looking forward to seeing what these two colorways will look like when plyed together!

How about you? Have you ever thought about trying or have you tried this mashup technique?



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4 Responses to Mashup

  • Chris says:

    Looking forward to seeing how your’s comes out – pretty combination. I’ve thought I’d like to try to make a graduated yarn, but I’m clueless on how to work that out in the plying…..
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  • Carole says:

    It’s funny you should ask this right now because I almost plyed 2 different singles together this weekend. Ultimately I decided against it because I think the colors were too similar. I think yours will look cool together.
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  • Donna says:

    I have done that several times. Last time I used some Spunky Eclectic I had in the stash. It comes out good every time. I think the two you picked will look great together.

  • Sarah says:

    I have not tried that, but I think you have a great idea, and the colors you have chosen will be wonderful together!
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