Don’t make the sheep sad by staying here
won’t be enough to gussie up this place
come visit me at the new digs
buy yarn, buy stuff, buy a 5$ coffee at Starbucks, you can donate!
The Yarn Harlot put up the “beacon” will you answer the call?
This won’t be a list of things I want to change about my life, ’cause I really like my life. This is what I want to remember to appreciate more in 2010 (in no particular order)
Friends ~ Near
Friends ~ Far
Knitting, Spinning, Sewing, and General Crafti-awesomeness
The ability to do just about anything I put my mind to
Eat, Drink, & Be Merry!
So, my brother and I had a deprived childhood, no video games. This is an injustice that my brother has had trouble letting go of for the past three decades…so I decided to get him a Wii for christmas. The Wii though was hand sewn, embroidered, and with 4 blue LEDs powered by two watch batteries. Mum procured an empty Wii box to complete the ruse.
And the reaction
There are some projects that bring so much joy to knit, that you hope they bring the recipient as much joy.
Pattern: Olivia – An Audacious Monster
Yarn: Knit Picks: Wool of the Andes, Bulky
Needles: Knit Picks Options US 8, Clover DPNS 8 & 5
Another holiday gift – and for someone who doesn’t read this (or any) blogs yet. Seeing the snow that Maddox has gotten herself into, she may need a sweater…
Pattern: Maddox – The Mischievous Monster from Danger Crafts
Yarn: Spiffy Knits – Organic Bulky Merino
Colorway: 40 Years of Green
Needles: Knit Picks US 8 – Magic Loop