Wednesday, June 27, 2012

In which I have much wool.

Today has been amazingly fun. Which is weird. Because I think I started the day out cranky. I have sewn buttons (from The Sitting Tree) onto a cardigan, knit, spun, washed wool, went for a walk, froliced in a field, possible found wild mullein, collapsed in a heap.

Reading: Sheepish. I've jumped on the bandwagon, indeed. Knitting: a doll's dress.

Finished: Shalom in merino and possum (with much modification - Ravelry notes here).


Today: Spinning and twist-setting!


Later in my Etsy shop: handspun, hand dyed yarn!

Me: tired. Short sentences preferred. Linking up with Ginny's Yarn Along.

7 comments:

  1. Your day sounds wonderful Melissa!

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  2. Ooo, yummy yarn! and your Shalom is beautiful. I couldn't tell you the last time I knitted for myself. I should do that more often.

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  3. Your Shalom is GORGEOUS! I love it! The colours are so warm and the sleeves are perfect. I plan to add sleeves to the next one I knit too. And a different coloured yoke. (My first one turne out boring.)

    To field frolicking...

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  4. Your shalom is beautiful! I love the drape and the detail at the yoke!! Your mods are perfect :) Yay to having another knit completed!

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  5. I echo the above -- your Shalom turned out gorgeous -- and that green yarn looks so delicious, it's positively... edible!
    xo

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  6. you did it melissa, it's gorgeous! and it fits you perfect. congratulations (i'm so glad you didn't listen to me).
    and your yarn is awesome, love those colors. hi baby!

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  7. glad your day turned out well your shalom looks lovely I'm dying to start some knitting but don't seem to be able to manage at the moment.

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