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May 15, 2018 12:41:52   #
t_venson (a regular here)
 
I opened a box that I thought had papers in it that I needed to go through. It's been sitting on my closet shelf. This is what I found. It came from a Goodwill auction I'd won (looking at what's left of the label) in 2016. Unfortunately, there are no labels on any of it.






 
May 15, 2018 12:44:09   #
LibertyRose (a regular here)
 
Wow, what a lovely surprise!
May 15, 2018 12:44:47   #
Gaildh (a regular here)
 
Great colors would make a great "fade"
May 15, 2018 12:48:05   #
gardenlady4012 (a regular here)
 
Lovely colors! I’m sure you will find something special to make with it.
May 15, 2018 12:48:44   #
BarbaraBL (a regular here)
 
Oh Wow! What a lovely lot of yarn. Enjoy!
May 15, 2018 12:49:50   #
flightpath
 
Fabulous! I’m drooling here. What a great discovery. 😃
 
May 15, 2018 12:50:49   #
run4fittness (a regular here)
 
That is some beautiful mystery yarn.
May 15, 2018 12:51:01   #
HandyFamily
 
Love the colors, just love them!!
May 15, 2018 12:53:56   #
knityknot
 
Lovely colours I bet that was a nice surprise.
May 15, 2018 12:55:03   #
Swedenme (a regular here)
 
Beautiful colours ,and what a great find
May 15, 2018 12:57:16   #
Ask4j (a regular here)
 
Well you've got some fun ahead of you! This is what I would do: ball them all but first get a yardage/meter counter--nothing expensive, ebay has them--so that you know how much you have in each of the different yarns. Looks like there are several various fibers/color tones/plies, etc. Then you can start thinking of what to make. It could be a combination of all the yarns, just for a fun lap blanket or something. Progress report needed.
 
May 15, 2018 12:58:07   #
deshka (a regular here)
 
Nice 'find'. Usually only pretty good yarns are in hanks. I bet you can knit or crochet up something very nice with some of that, lots of yarn there to work with.
May 15, 2018 12:59:07   #
janallynbob (a regular here)
 
Do a burn test.





Looks beautiful, most likely wool.
Pm me

Janallyn
May 15, 2018 13:00:42   #
t_venson (a regular here)
 
Yes it was a nice surprise. The three rust colored hanks on the right side have little silver specks in them (kinda looks like lint in the picture).

Gaildh, yes that was my first thought.


May 15, 2018 13:01:10   #
nankat (a regular here)
 
Delicious colors.
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