Now that most of the have tos have been looked after, this second week will bring time to get back in touch with the self. Since November, I've been doing a
I also made two of this lovely Marian cowl by Jane Richmond using Rowan's Splash (no longer available but you can try to get it on ebay or Ravelry). This colorway is called Seascape and I love the muted tones that remind me of the beach in Florence, Oregon. One cowl for me, one for the darling girl who does my hair.
Once I get a pattern down, then I am not too stressed to make it for someone else. I just have to get it down
I am looking at making this caplet with a ball of yarn that has been hiding in the window seat for a couple of years. The pattern is versatile, it can make a caplet or an infinity scarf, so popular nowadays. This knitting thing, it's really good for me. It's a hobby that travels well and calms me. I usually knit before I go to sleep, thus avoiding the ever present screen (TV, computer) that can sometimes overstimulate the mind and make sleeping even more of a challenge than it already is.
That being said, my three guys are waiting for me to watch a movie on Apple TV called Looper, starring Bruce Willis...
...I am definitely bringing my knitting.