Don't you just love those radio stations that decide come Thanksgiving that they are going to be playing Christmas music 24/7? It's O Holy, Santa Baby, Rockin' around the Tree all the time. Do they know it's Christmas after all? Well at this station... yes they do. I mean throw them in every once in … Continue reading Who spiked the eggnog?
I've got not one but two FOs for you today! What has gotten in to me? Well it might be the 5 gin and tonics I drank last night 😉 I finally made myself a slouchy beret that I've been thinking a lot about after seeing a few on Ravelry and the queen of cute … Continue reading and twice on sunday
There's so much this year that I have to be thankful for. Of course no true list can encapsulate what that truly means but I figured like an actress who's won an academy award I would try. I'd like to thank: (sounds of paper being unfolded, shuffled and reshuffled) My mother who is celebrating her … Continue reading giving thanks
I have to admit that I do not do much charity knitting. Yes, I've made a bear for the Mother Bear Project and I did a few baby hats for the Caps for the Capital campgain but those were inconjunction with my LYS and not formulated in my own thankful mind. It seems this year … Continue reading I made a promise
I guess when you speak, Manos listens. Imagine the softness of Malabrigo in the bright beautiful dye of Manos. Omg. Not sure if I can contain myself. My LYS, Patricia's Yarns just got it in and I nearly tried to take it all home. It's a silk merino in dk which has now triggered my … Continue reading I stand corrected.
It's a wonder how the length of time it can take one to find some buttons and ribbon and actually sew them on is quadruple the time it actually took the piece to be knitted. The majority of that definitely has to do with the fact that I had no idea how to attach the … Continue reading hey juliet.
It seems that I'm just itching to cast on a bit of everything right now. It's perhaps a combination of knowing I have a substantial stash and should knit it up, wanting to knit gifts for people for Christmas and knowing that's not that far way off and seeing such great inspiring knits around that … Continue reading startitis
Jenn tagged me a few posts ago! 8 random things... I think I've done this before but that was 7 random things then - this is 8 random things now. 1. I love to play blackjack. Actually, my boyfriend and I took a little trip to AC Halloween night. We both had off on Nov. … Continue reading Tagged.