17 November 2009

Through the Glass

First, a big congratulations to jenipherreads, who won my little give away! She re-tweeted my special, and was chosen over at random.org to receive a Queen Wil sock pattern!

Today has been an exciting one here at Chez Romi. After saving for some time, last week I ordered a new camera, a digital body to go with all of my husband's lenses (that I have now appropriated), and it came today! In a previous life as a photographer, DH had amassed a nice collection of camera equipment, but he quit when digital began to take the place of film. Well, I have to tell you, the new camera and lenses make the old and mundane appear beautiful, shiny and new! I give you my swatch for Lacy Ribbons.

My spinning basket.

My spinning.

My little Thumbelina wheel.

Yarn on a niddy noddy.

My ball winder.

My handspun.

And another shot that I couldn't resist.

More handspun. This one is silk/camel. Mmmmmmmm.

The shawl pattern I'm currently working on.

Verdigris mitts.

Verdigris mitts redux.

Queen Wil, Verdigris and Dynamique socks.

Delta Queen.

And the only red leaves on our Japanese Maple.

I had a wonderful time today. :)

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Blogger pearl said...

WOW!!!! awesome shots, Romi! you're so great at everything! i really love the photo of the leaves. sweet!

10:51 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Nicely done! Do you have to hide the camera from Hubby now?

3:23 AM  
Blogger Laura said...

Wow, now I REALLY want to get a new camera... it's been on my list for a while! What did you get?

5:04 AM  
Blogger Linda said...

That's great lens on very artistic hands! Love your photos. XOOX

5:51 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Wow, those shots are gorgeous! The new camera rocks...and so do your photography skills, of course.

7:13 AM  
Blogger Brooke said...

Just beautiful!

8:16 AM  
Blogger Nanette said...

I am so jealous - now I want a new camera. Your photography is beautiful Romi!

4:50 PM  
Anonymous rosine said...

very beautiful pictures,
and i love the yarns:)

5:11 AM  

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