sweets!

Aug 18th, 2007 books, cooking, swaps
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Tonight was all about being spoiled! On the way out to the corner store for some last-minute ingredients for our late-night cookie craving, I found a delivery in the mail from my secret pal! I don’t know what’s more exciting, the thrill of being spoiled by a speedy and thoughtful upstream pal, or the thrill of planning lots of great new knitting projects! To be…

bonsai bamboo

Aug 17th, 2007 swaps, yarn p8rn fridays
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This week’s yarn pern is actually not my stash, but soon to be in the stash of my secret pal.. I hope she’s not reading this! However, in the time between buying it for her and taking this pictures on the back porch this sunny morning, I’ve fallen completely in love with it and now I’m dreaming about owning some myself… Berroco Bonsai is a…

SP11 Questionnaire

Aug 9th, 2007 knitting, swaps

1. What is/are your favorite yarn/s to knit with? What fibers do you absolutely *not* like? hmm that is hard to pick… really any wool, alpaca, silk, and my new love: linen! 2. What do you use to store your needles/hooks in? my needle sets are fine in their own case, and i store my dpns/straights in one of those drawstring socks that new shoes…