That is what I asked about some of the library regulars last week, but I think it applies to my sock yarn buying as well. First, I ordered some Alpaca Sox alpaca/merino/nylon from Classic Elite, in Fruit Salad. Although, for some reason, when I was out taking pictures, I got "Polk Salad Annie" in my… Continue reading Is There a Full Moon?
First, here is what the pineapple looks like today. Next, I finally felted the Pumpkins I had knitted earlier. The smaller yellowish one is Knit Picks Wool of the Andes in Pumpkin. The pattern is free, Wool Windings’ Miniature Felted Pumpkin. The larger ones are from Carol Bristol’s Felted Pumpkin Pair, (scroll down to see)… Continue reading Pineapple Cam! (and More Felted Punkins)
This is the view I kept seeing in front of me as I drove to work Thursday. Those clouds were really moving. I had to stop, and drive up a hill into the middle of the Piedmont, AL cemetery to get this shot. It was still cloudy at JSU when I got to work. Click… Continue reading Clearing
I have finished one Monkey Sock in Interlacements Little Toes in Carbon Dioxide. It was a difficult photo shoot, as the light was fading fast, and I had to follow it around the yard, and dodge horse um, leavings, etc. Click for larger view. I had trouble and had to rip back whole 11 row… Continue reading One Monkey Sock
On Monday, I couldn’t blog about so many presents and goodies arriving at once because there was a lot going on when the mail arrived, and then I had to leave for work, where I worked until 11 p.m. Tuesday night I could not blog because DH was giving his online class a test, and… Continue reading A Very Good Mail Day
My Ness’s Orange Pekoe African Violet bloomed for the first time the other day. This is the plant I got from Ebay. As a tea drinker, I had to have one of these for the name alone. No, I haven’t finished even one Monkey sock, but I am past the heel and gusset. but I… Continue reading New Socks, New Blossom
It is rainy and dark here, so I had to take inside photos. This is where I am on the first Wild & Crazy Monkey sock in Interlacements Little Toes, in colorway Carbon Dioxide. I have not posted in a while, due to such things as the death of my mother-in-law from pancreatic cancer, and… Continue reading Monkey Socks Progress