who knows why. I was reading the Sundara yarn email I get
everyday. She takes a pictures of nature, and makes yarn
the same colors....
orange....so spurr of the moment I ordered it.
My yarn came and I quickly wound it into a skein.
The colors are amazing, but I will admit I am very
disappointed in the orange...there is hardly any.
I decided that I would not just stash it...I bought it and I would
use it. After searching Ravelry for patterns, I came up with
Estelle Gladstone Chunky Accordian cowl.
neck. The colors are much more vibrant than the pictures
show. This is the longer short row side
This is a pic unblocked:
My fingers turned pink when knitting...
so I was not surprised to see the water turn pink when I washed it.
It stretched a lot, so I put in dryer for 20 minutes....we'll see what happens.
All in all a satifying knit...
Baby sweater: I decided to knit the sleeves first, so I did not play
decided it was way to wide, so ripped most of it back and
Ruth is working away on her sweater. I saw it in person yesterday
and it is really lovely.
Martha is working on a baby blanket.
Nice ! Not sure of pattern..will add that next week.
In other news:
Ruth and I were talking about this article that shows
how to dye yarn at home...the easy way:
and the more we talked about it, the more we thought it might be possible
to do it at Rhinebeck in our hotel room....(if you work for the hotel (unnamed)
that we usually go to..we are just kidding). But....I think it
would work!!!! Martha: what do you think?
Joe went fishing yestedray, and left early so we could have a date
night. He is sorry he left...I am sorry for him but glad I got a date..
it's been a while and I need them.
He didn't do too bad for a half day:
its a lot!!!
Rain snow rain ice today here....KeeLee was not thrilled
that she had to wear her raincoat, but it really keeps her
Have a great week, dear knitters...