Photos for 09 Jun 2013

A Beautiful Friendship - Diana Cobweb

Subtle & complex variegated; lavender, smoke grey, silvery green, fawn, sage, smoky grape, some tiny golden dots
Diana Cobweb - A Beautiful Friendship

Alligators Have The Right Idea - Hannah Sock

Deep almost solid; forest green, with shading
Hannah Sock - Alligators Have The Right Idea

Bond, James Bond - Gretchen Lace

Dashing semi solid; violet, bright purple, a little sapphire
Gretchen Lace - Bond, James Bond

Come Up And See Me Sometime - Miranda Sock

Intense semi solid; amethyst, plummy raspberry, plum
Miranda Sock - Come Up And See Me Sometime

Fasten Your Seatbelts - Hannah Sock

Uplifting softly variegated; sage, pale turquoise, leaf green, mint, sky blue, khaki, pale jade
Hannah Sock - Fasten Your Seatbelts

Fish Are Friends - Miranda DK

Very complex and subtle variegated; dark teal, sapphire, dark green, hints of damson, and I'm sorry, but again, some other shades I can't put names to (hangs head in shame)
Miranda DK - Fish Are Friends

Go Ahead, Punk - Elinor DK

Brooding semi solid; chocolate with a dash of plum, blackcurrant, damson, maroon, cocoa, darkest purple
Elinor DK - Go Ahead, Punk

Here's Looking At You, Kid - Dorothy Sock

Vivid subtly variegated; kingfisher blue, grape, teal, dark sapphire, jade, dusky purple (more vibrant than the photo)
Dorothy Sock - Here's Looking At You, Kid

I Carried A Watermelon - Olivia Lace

Dreamy semi solid; pale gold, pinkish apricot, delicate rose, pale amber, all very subtle
Olivia Lace - I Carried A Watermelon

I Coulda Had Class - Diana Cobweb

Brooding semi solid; plum, slate, damson, stormy grey, amethyst
Diana Cobweb - I Coulda Had Class

I Happen To Like Being Adored - Gretchen Lace

Exuberant semi solid; fuchsia, amethyst, magenta, cerise
Gretchen Lace - I Happen To Like Being Adored

I'll Be Back - Gretchen Lace

Intense semi solid; murky emerald, shading into bottle green, with some lighter silvery green and black for drama
Gretchen Lace - I'll Be Back

I'll Get You, My Pretty - Pamela Sock

Subtly variegated; warm mossy chartreuse, denim, dove grey, sage, smoky lavender, and some other subtle shades I can't pin down (I'm not doing very well this week, am I. Blame Tony, he dyes colours that don't exist), gold sparkle
Pamela Sock - I'll Get You, My Pretty

I'm Ready For My Close Up - Mimi Cobweb

Demure semi solid; smoky lavender, shading into dove grey
Mimi Cobweb - I'm Ready For My Close Up

Is This A Kissing Book? - Olivia Sock

Vibrant but soft semi solid; mid purple, hyacinth blue, deep mauve
Olivia Sock - Is This A Kissing Book?

I Think It's Time For A Little Bohemian Rhapsody - Diana Heavy Lace

Vibrant semi solid; sapphire, hyacinth blue, cobalt
Diana Heavy Lace - I Think It's Time For A Little Bohemian Rhapsody

I Want To Be Alone - Olivia Lace

Icy semi solid; palest blue, silvery lavender, platinum
Olivia Lace - I Want To Be Alone

Life Is Like A Box Of Chocolates - Hannah Sock

Very complex & subtle variegated; grape, azure, emerald, dull teal, khaki, amethyst, dull amber, and many other subtle shades that I can't name
Hannah Sock - Life Is Like A Box Of Chocolates

Made It, Ma! - Dorothy Sock

Intense semi solid; bright warm purple, violet, magenta
Dorothy Sock - Made It, Ma!

My Life Is As Good As An ABBA Song - Sadie Sock

Very complex variegated (here goes): plummy mauve, sand, rose, lilac, lemon, sage, silvery blue, apricot, and lots more. I tried. These skeins have had some fabric conditioner in the rinse water, and it's quite strongly scented, so if you are sensitive to perfumes, be warned
Sadie Sock - My Life Is As Good As An ABBA Song

Nobody Puts Baby In The Corner - Sylvia Aran

Warm and subtle semi solid; amethyst, plum, smoky lavender, dusky rose
Sylvia Aran - Nobody Puts Baby In The Corner

Not In Kansas Any More - Sylvia Aran

Uplifting softly variegated; lemon, steel grey, primrose, soft green where the yellow and grey merge
Sylvia Aran - Not In Kansas Any More

Of All The Gin Joints In All The Towns In All The World - Mimi Cobweb

Delicately tinted semi solid; platinum, a ghostly hint of green
Mimi Cobweb - Of All The Gin Joints In All The Towns In All The World

Phone Home - Diana Cobweb

Wistful semi solid; silvery green, chambray blue, silver, leaf green, sage, slate
Diana Cobweb - Phone Home

Stella! Hey Stella! - Olivia Sock

Subtle but intense semi solid; deep warm purple, dusky plum verging on terracotta, help, help, I'm struggling, an almost damson…. I give up
Olivia Sock - Stella! Hey Stella!

The Need For Speed - Olivia Sock

Vivid semi solid; deep sapphire, dark teal, royal blue going into almost navy
Olivia Sock - The Need For Speed

The Privileged Class Enjoying Its Privileges - Diana Heavy Lace

Sophisticated semi solid; leaf green, mint, a little silver, a little soft chartreuse
Diana Heavy Lace - The Privileged Class Enjoying Its Privileges

This Whole World Is Wild At Heart - Mimi Cobweb

Gentle semi solid; soft leaf greens, mint, silvery green
Mimi Cobweb - This Whole World Is Wild At Heart

We Belong To Nobody And Nobody Belongs To Us - Miranda Sock

Pensive semi solid; duck egg blue, stormy greenish greyish blue, subtly blended together (and I can't do better than that)
Miranda Sock - We Belong To Nobody And Nobody Belongs To Us

We Have The Stars - Pamela Sock

Lovely semi solid; greenish duck egg blue, smoky jade, murky aqua, (all much nicer than I've made them sound), gold sparkle
Pamela Sock - We Have The Stars

We'll Always Have Paris - Miranda Sock

Wistful semi solid; dusky grape, deep lavender, a subtle sort of fawn shade
Miranda Sock - We'll Always Have Paris

Well, Nobody's Perfect - Diana Heavy Lace

Softly tinted semi solid; silvery grape, mauve, greige (very hard to put names to, this one)
Diana Heavy Lace - Well, Nobody's Perfect

You Need Kissing, Badly - Dorothy Sock

Gently variegated; rose, sage, apricot, silvery green, fawn, dusky pink, and some other very subtle shades that I can't name
Dorothy Sock - You Need Kissing, Badly

You're Gonna Need A Bigger Boat - Elinor DK

Cheerfully bright semi solid; jade, azure, turquoise, bright mid blue (the photo really doesn't capture the jade and turquoise tones, so rely on the description)
Elinor DK - You're Gonna Need A Bigger Boat