Also, my new yarn is dry.
You may remember this fine bit of woolly fluff (Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Roving in Tidepool Heather, 100g worth):
Which I had S-spun, into singles, which I wound into these plying-balls:
Which I Z-plied, and then I S-plied those Z-plies to make this lovely little cabled yarn that pleases me to no end:
Have I mentioned how much I'm enjoying spinning? It's very satisfying, and is a lovely hobby to enjoy as a break from knitting when I am working on samples.