FO Friday: Hijinks at the LYS :0)


The Yarn Challenge is on! Let the voting commence!

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Photo by Soper Creek Yarns

Take the time to come by and vote if you can, there are some amazing entries this year.  I will not be posting mine till the Challenge ends on April 13th, 2013. (yes it’s in there somewhere :0)

Last night we had “Knitting Night”. One of the ladies brought this cake that was made at a local bakery. Coffee and Cakes

Knitting is a piece of Cake!

had to share!

This week is a busy one, weds – Craft group, Thurs – Knit nite at the LYS, Fri – physio, Sat – Church conference, Sun – church and collapse!

Still, I have got some things done, much to my surprise!

 Playful stripes Size 2yrs


Great stashbusting pattern! 2 balls of main colour, and 4 colours of odds and ends

Comfy Spring Socks – My latest pattern

Comfy, no fuss socks, super easy for the nonsock knitter!

Comfy, no fuss socks, super easy for the nonsock knitter!

This pattern is available on Ravelry :0)

Spring Coffee cup sweater #5 – another of my patterns


This is a freebie here’s the PDF Spring coffee cup sweater #5

On Ravelry this week: Willow and Jack need one or two!

Knitted Bouncy Door Hanger Cat Toy by Sheila Ralston

Started a diet on Tuesday, so far so good! Though I really suffered looking at that lovely cake, I behaved myself and said “No Thank You” Did you know you can get an Skim Milk Cafe Latte? Had that instead!

Current WIP List (11)

I am starting to note how close to done my WIP’s are.

    1. Playful Stripes Cardiganby Alana Dakos Done!
    2. Spring Coffee cup sweater #5  Freebie available on Ravelry
    3. My Spring Socks My design available on Ravelry
    4. From Dawn Till Dusk shawlette / scarf  20% Done
    5. Camellia shawlette – A wedding gift (due May 25) 5%
    6. Top Down Swing PulloverBoth sleeves done 80%
    7. Beryl BlanketLong term project  (60 hexs)
    8. Box of Boxes Blanket Long term project  (17 squares)
    9. Easy Peazy Shawlalmost 90%
    10. Ruffle Scarffor the fall Bazaar so no hurry 80%

FO’s 2013 = 26 + 3 = 29

WIPS 2013 = 14 – 3 = 11

Used of 37 purchased patterns from Rav = 8 (29 to go)

Stash Used 2013 = 25 + 8 = 33

Books 2013 = 12

Thanks again for visiting,

cya next week :0)

I’m off to visit Tami’s, then on to my blogwalk

come join me in the blogpond :0)

10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Tina
    Apr 12, 2013 @ 07:12:46

    I love the spring socks and have added the pattern to my growing queue 🙂


  2. Regula
    Apr 12, 2013 @ 10:01:26

    Here it is, your joyful sweater. Very nice! 🙂


  3. mary
    Apr 12, 2013 @ 11:53:59

    Sounds like a very busy week…you’ll need that downtime on sunday..Congrats on resisting that lovely looking cake…


  4. Minding My Own Stitches
    Apr 12, 2013 @ 12:07:53

    I wouldn’t have been able to resist that cake … although it’d be a shame to cut into it, wouldn’t it? Nice little cardigan! Love the stripes!


  5. chrisknits
    Apr 12, 2013 @ 12:42:52

    Love the sweater. And that cake looks so real!


  6. Manda
    Apr 12, 2013 @ 12:52:39

    I think I could have resisted the cake until it was cut into. Then I would have been a goner! Love the socks, I so need to learn to knit already!


  7. Emily (snapdragon crafts)
    Apr 12, 2013 @ 14:27:05

    WOW! The decorator did such an amazing job on those yarn balls! Love the finished objects, too–great work!


  8. Andrea Morrison (@wonderwhygal)
    Apr 12, 2013 @ 20:05:46

    OMG! I know I should be focusing on the knitting but that cake just begs for me to eat it 😉


  9. Jess
    Apr 14, 2013 @ 10:24:04

    What a cake!!!!!


  10. AllyB
    Apr 16, 2013 @ 21:00:49

    Incredible cake! And I really love those socks.


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