Thursday, March 15, 2007

My day

7am - Look at dreary weather
noon - Mail!
12:01 - Yarn!
12:05 - Fondle yarn
12:07 - Download & print pattern for Hidcote Shawl
12:09 - Blog about how great yarn is and how amazing Carol is as a dyer
12:10 to 3:30 - Take care of children, do laundry, make Boxty for pre-school St. Pat's party
3:31 - Sit down, do my very first provisional cast-on, start shawl and do first half of Chart 1 (of 10 charts)
What started as a down day has been turned around by this gorgeous llama/shetland laceweight. Next time it turns up in etsy, I can heartily recommend purchasing! I love it and am scorning all other projects to move this along.



Blogger Kniterella said...

Your shawl will be beautiful. Isn't it amazing how yarn can make life all better?

3:48 PM  
Blogger mindy said...

That is going to be amazing! Can't wait to see it grow- now you'll be the one saying Baltic what????? (until your purple mood ends, and you go back to a blue mood)
Boxes from Carol always make my day- the people at the post office even know to tell me if the box is from Carol.
BTW- today is her birthday- so flood her inbox.

7:31 AM  
Blogger Elysbeth said...

Very dainty.

11:41 AM  

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