Knitting

Crafty Calm

This week I am just trying to curb the spending, but after 2 days I have already bought yarn, only 1 skein, and a yarn tool. As it is I am still ahead of last year’s buying as long as I don’t buy anything else in the month of February. How possible is that? I have no idea! So far this year I seem to buy at the beginning of the month and at the end, so fingers crossed that I break that cycle.

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Work has progressed on the sweater and the baby blanket, but I am itching to switch to a non-cabled project!! And I have a skein of fabulous yarn from Forbidden Woolery that I am itching to use. I already have it wound and ready, just need to match it to a cowl. So I went “shopping” in my library and on Revelry.

Casu Cowl  Calls for 150-300 yards, I have 215.
Abundant Cowl Calls for 215!!!
Love and Happiness Yes, I know, it’s cabled.
Thirty-eight But I’ve done it too many times.
Soft Shoulder I don’t have enough!

Oh well, it’s not like I really “need” to start another project right now. Maybe I will just sit on it a bit? Finish something? Get further along on something. Wait until tomorrow and cast on at knitting? LOL!

Playing along with iknead2knit and yarnalong.

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10 thoughts on “Crafty Calm”

  1. Your knitting is so perfect! For some reason I suck at cables. I have no idea why! I’m sure it will click one day. I’m holding off on buying yarn for projects I have in mind because I’m off to a fibre festival in two weeks yay!

  2. Gorgeous cables! I’m making myself a cabled scarf but interspersing it with other (non-cabled) projects so I don’t go crazy! 🙂

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