Happy Wednesday everyone!
I have had a productive week in knitting. (Like my positive way of saying the weather has been crappy?)
I finished my secret project and was all ready to start the shawl for my Great Aunt (thanks to everyone who voted!) when I found myself...
I fell in love with the Color Affection shawl when it first came out. Even before it took off like wildfire. I tried, without success, to order one of the Plucky Knitter kits in December before the start of my yarn diet. I promised myself that as soon as the diet was over, I could treat myself to some fancy yarn to make one with. But, I kept putting off because I knew I had some priorities I had to finish first.
Then, I walked into Urban Yarns while we were in Vancouver a couple weeks ago. I had left my husband with two tired children, in the car, in the poring rain. I knew I had exactly five minutes to shop. Maybe I should shop like this more often. There was no time for indecision. I left with this:
|sweetgeorgia cashluxe fine in lemon curd & tumbled stone|
handmaiden casbah in saltspray
I am decidedly ignoring the fact I'm supposed to be knitting something else.
|I can't wait to start the stripes!!|
It's not my fault. I'm
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