WIP Weds: Things are finally calming down

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The craziness that has been my life is finally subsiding :0)

Our first local “Music in the Park”

Just before the sky dumped. 5 Mins later everyone hiding under shelter trying to stay dry :0)

Just before the sky dumped. 5 mins. later everyone hiding under shelter trying to stay dry :0)

Ok, so the sky opened and dropped Lake Ontario on our heads at intermission. I planned ahead rain poncho for camping, golf umbrella, fleece lined wind jacket = snug as a bug in a rug… till it was time to move to the car = soaked, oh well. What music there was, about 1 hrs worth, was great, I did get some knitting in, and the 50/50 draw was $155.00 not bad for a first night of the summer season. I hope this week will be dryer.

 My teaser from Friday, a little further along.

Thought I needed one of these on a showery day. Have you figured out what it is?

Thought I needed one of these on a showery day. Have you figured out what it is?

Surprise gift for the first to figure it out! You have till Friday :0)

I am also working on Pillowcase Lace edging for wedding presents

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I also have the beginnings of a plan. It involves this pattern and this yarn.

Weekend DK 75% Acrylic / 25% Cotton

Weekend DK 75% Acrylic / 25% Cotton

Maybe, I would have to do a few alterations, eg. up 2 sizes.

I haven’t had much time for blog visiting lately,

I chanced by Mixed Martial Arts and Crafts, always an interesting stop.

Current WIP List (14)

  1. Teazer    Making 2 of these
  2. Flutterby pillowcase lace edgings
  3. Mile a minute afghan 1st crochet project 25% done 
  4. Piles of Smiles socks a new pattern I am working on 50% Carry along Kal forum
  5. Camellia shawlette –  5%
  6. Sea of Dreams Blanket 60%
  7. Top Down Swing PulloverBoth sleeves done 80%
  8. Beryl BlanketLong term project  (60 hexs)
  9. Box of Boxes Blanket Long term project  (17 squares)
  10. Easy Peazy Shawlalmost 90%
  11. Ruffle Scarffor the fall Bazaar so no hurry 80%
  12. SPROUT – Growing Roots vest 60%
  13. Cozy Winter Shawl 85%
  14. Pine Forest Baby Blanket 75%

FO’s 2013 = 68

+ 77 Squares & Hexes

WIPS 2013 = 13 + 1 = 14

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

Stash Used 2013 = 56

Books 2013 = 18

Thanks again for visiting,

cya Friday:0)

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

come join me in the blogpond :0)

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6 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. mlissabeth
    Jun 19, 2013 @ 09:47:06

    You have a lot of WIPs in the works! You must have more time than I do. I am wondering if your teaser project is the rope for soap on a rope or some kind of leash?

    Reply

  2. Sandy
    Jun 19, 2013 @ 13:44:32

    What do you mean the draw was 50/50? We’ve not yet made it to any of the summer outdoor activities, which is a bummer. I’ve already missed one Shakespeare in the park, for some reason they started well back in May when the weather was still plenty nasty. I even had on a fleece indoors again this am. Errrrrr Your list of wip’s is impressive!

    Reply

    • kitenswithmittens
      Jun 19, 2013 @ 15:48:15

      The 50/50 draw, you buy a ticket and the one that is drawn gets 1/2 of the money collected and the hospital gets the other 1/2. Great fundraiser! I have seen $400+ one Thursday. Worth getting a ticket :0)

      Reply

  3. Jennifer
    Jun 19, 2013 @ 17:26:20

    Lots of WIPS! I love the edging you are making for the pillow cases. That will be a really nice wedding gift!

    Reply

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