I’m still a busy bunny*, but I’m trying to pull myself together. I’ve got a lot of things I want to knit and come October I should have some time to do so. I’ve signed up for Socktoberfest again but am debating with myself on what yarn I’m going to buy. I’ve been having a bit of a rough time lately and I think the gimme gimmes are going to win out over my ethics. Speaking of those pesky ethics, that other skein of yarn I mentioned earlier came this weekend, I’m going to make myself a feather and fan style scarf out of it:
And here’s how Shawn’s scarf is coming along:
Other recent mail goodies include …
A care package from my mom:
New shoes for work:
New books for me:
Not through the mail, but further self pampering…
A tea set:
(which, by the way, pours most gloriously without a single drop spilled)
Poached pears in chocolate raspberry liquor sauce:
Drunken Argyle progress:
Things I want to knit:
Which, trust me, will look great with a lot of the very librarian skirt combos I’ve been wearing lately.
One of these last 4 will be in this:
* I swear that’s a line from Cradle Will Rock, but I can’t seem to find the script for it. One of the characters is a busy little something, and it’s cute and I used to say it all the time after I saw it for the first time. Great movie.