What good is a husband who hasn't checked the mail by two o'clock when you call to see if the wool has arrived. I ask you.
- NEW - Simpsons mittens for baby MacDonald
- I have discovered the way to both move ahead on the designs for my book and do something Simpsons-y for my co-worker. Scratch mittens! They're easy and quick, so I can do them in addition to the cabled sweater. And I can put Simpsons motifs on 'em. In fact, I'm thinking of cheating and doing the motifs in duplicate stitch instead of knitting them in - I can even get the precise colours I want by using DMC embroidery thread instead of yarn. And of course, what is the best Simpsons motif to put on scratch mittens? Itchy and Scratchy, of course! Am I brilliant or am I brilliant. He is going to love them. I anticipate much laughter as they are unwrapped.
- United Way argyle cardigan for baby Rosatelli
- I am just finishing up the row right before the split for the armholes. My multiple bobbins of yarn are hopelessly tangled, but I don't care, the pattern is turning out very successfully.