Thursday, 31 May 2007

finished Kiri

Well, I finished Kiri last night and it was a close thing, had 18" of yarn left at the end. Can't block yet as mum is visiting so no spare floor space as kids are sleeping there so here's an unblocked piccy. Hope to get it blocked next week, along with a scarf and stole.

Tuesday, 29 May 2007

My stashalong mountain

As mentioned yesterday, I'm on a stashalong (use up yarn instead of buying it). Heres what I have to use up.
On the needles - Kiri in KSH , Cardi in acrylic, socks in opal rainforest, baby cardi
In Stash - 4 balls KSH , 2 skeins Posh yarn laceweight, 1 skein Lane Borgeosia, some CTH Lace, 1 skein (250g) Kauni pure wool, 6x100g sock yarn, 5 balls Sirdar Blur, 2 balls Arteseno Alpaca, 2 balls cascade fixation , 6 balls acrylic chunky, 500g cotton mix, 4 balls aran and kureyon for a booga bag. Hope to hold off buying anything until end of July as Ive plenty to keep me going.

Monday, 28 May 2007

My first foray into Blogging

Well after reading many knitting related posts I've finally bit the bullet and started a blog, busy on a stashalong at themoment so hopefully I should have finished knitting to show soon, here's the stuff I finished this week

The socks are Monkey from Knitty and are a present for my Mum and the two crochet afghans are for friends who are expecting babies.