I was in Bath this weekend for my friend Helen’s Hen do. It was a crafty affair with a jewellery making session at The Makery followed by a little shopping.
First in the patchwork shop I picked up a half meter piece of this great house fabric. It’s going to become either a bag, a cushion or both. I love the colours.
And then a little jaunt to Wool where I found this beautiful alpaca silk.
Second sock is still coming along. I’ve turned the heel now and can’t wait to finish it 🙂
…the first sock. Will cast on for its mate tonight. Hope to have a pair by the end of the week.
…because, yes. I’d forgotten about last week’s decision to try and blog on a Monday.
So here’s my sock a week later. Have just been doing a little while I watch Bones – currently on season two.
I’m now on the heel flap. Would have finished the flap yesterday had I not made a mistake and tried to knit it with the heel pattern instead. Had to flog 20 odd rows. Ah, well!
…and yet I never get bored of knitting them.
Started knitting on the weekend using my usual toe up pattern and some Lang Jawoll Magic in shade 6475. I’m knitting it on my new Hya Hya 2.5mm circs that I bought in Lacis during my trip to Berkeley and San Francisco last month.
I also have a Foxy new project bag from my friend Hannah.
I’m going to try and see if I can do the blogging on a Monday thing again since this poor blog has been sadly neglected again. I even missed marking my 14th blogiversary back in February. Will see if I can do better once the 15th comes around!