And I’m much obliged to them for that!
Yea! Yarn for two pairs of socks for co-workers (promised at least a year ago), a skein of CotLin, which I suspect will become either another washcloth for the upstairs bathroom or a hand towel for same, and three skeins of black yarn to swatch for the DNA scarf, which I’m doing in trade for a friend who’s made some really very nifty garb for my sweetie. All of which would have been enough on their own, but also in the box were these lovely goodies:
Knitting Workshop is one of those books everyone tells you you should have in your knitting library. I’m not sure I agree just on the face of it, but it does contain a pattern that I’ve been intrigued by for some time – none other than the Baby Surprise Jacket. (And I needed another $10 or so to get the free shipping.. Shh! My logic makes perfect sense!) The needles, however, have been long awaited and meant that I could finally start…