FO Friday: Christmas Presents continued…

Hi people, so nice to see ya again on this friendly friday :0)

Finished the 198 yds of Heaven for MiL, had only a golf ball size ball of yarn

left. This was a totally delightful pattern to knit. My only complaint is that, it  really is a bit small (approx 46″ x 22″)

198 yds of Heaven

If I had more yarn I would probably had done a few more repeats. However MiL is a good 6″ shorter than I am, to the proportion should be fine. The actual colour is deeper.

Currently reading a Pulitzer Prize winner. A rather absorbing examination of the development of civilization. Why some cultures took off and why others did not. Puts a whole new perspective on 3rd world countries vs the 1st world. Starts in prehistory, with human migration. You don’t have to be a scholar to enjoy this thought-provoking book.

Beryl Blanket hexagon count for this week so far  19

Well, have a delightful weekend, if you have time visit Tami’ Blog

4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Natalie
    Nov 25, 2011 @ 08:52:10

    The 198 yards looks beautiful, love the colour and I’m sure the recipient will adore it 🙂


  2. Sharon (witchyknits)
    Nov 25, 2011 @ 09:02:10

    Very pretty and I like it turned and worn in the front!


  3. Underground Crafter
    Nov 25, 2011 @ 09:40:11

    It looks great. I’ve been wondering about that book so I’m looking forward to seeing what you think overall.


  4. chrisknits
    Nov 25, 2011 @ 11:28:05

    Such a sweet shawl. I have that in my queue, just need to find time!


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