Until recently, I considered myself to be mono-craftual. That is, I considered myself a knitter and only a knitter. These days I’m starting to consider myself a spinner as well. I’ve also been casting a wayward eye towards weaving, although I might possibly have talked myself out of that just now.
But the wonderful thing about belonging to a fiber community like Ravelry is that you can find people with other talents and you can barter. And barter I did.
Approximately a month ago I struck a deal with my friend Tracee in New Zealand. I would send her some yarn she wanted, as well as materials and she would weave me a scarf in exchange. Well the scarf arrived this past weekend and WOW! I could not be happier, as it is SO pretty! The yarn is Wollmeise and the weaving is impeccable! Here are a few pictures: