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Secret Pal Fun

February 11, 2006


With all my lack of sleep this week, I really needed something to pick me up for today. It was going to be a huge whirlwind from teaching at the church and working at the store, and my patience was going to be tested. Even though I had a vanilla chai and some Munchkins from […]

Another FO before the Games!

February 9, 2006


Tonight I was able to finish sewing up Cathy’s lace mitaines. All that time obsessing spent over the design and yarn paid off! Unlike Lisa’s lime-green cabled mitaines which I envisioned her wearing while driving back and forth to Vermont, Cathy’s were made for the office. I used the same Horstia yarn in a nice […]

Some packages before “The Games” begin

February 8, 2006


Yeah! I finally photographed the hats and mitaines that I am sending my sister and cousin Raymond. I cannot finish the mistake-rib scarf that matches the Karabella Gossamer and boucle mohair because I ran out of the boucle mohair, and can only get it from Jonne’s shop. The beige (nephew Simon) and lilac (niece Gabby) […]

Bumming about Secret Pal 7

February 7, 2006


I have been browsing the other Secret Pal 7 blogs, and am getting a little down about my chosen person.  She has yet to post about my package from last week, and I can proudly say that it was a big one.  I sent her 3 hanks (1 already with an inside-out ball) of Catalina’s […]

Je suis presque fini!

February 5, 2006


I think the store was pretty busy yesterday at RA Yarns. We had a few regulars come in to ask about lessons, some folks stopping in to check out our clearance baskets, and others who wanted to find the perfect gift for family members and friends. There seems to have been a trend towards mohair […]