Dream in Colo(u)r

New stash (naughty, naughty, naughty girl!) from Socktopus – two skeins of Dream in Color “Smooshy” sock yarn.

Two smooshy yarns cuddled up side by side
Two smooshy yarns cuddled up side by side
I could knit these two together!
I could knit these two together!

The colours haven’t come up well in these shots.

One skein of Visual Purple

Visual Purple
Visual Purple

Of course, had I known what was headed my way from The Yarn Yard

…I might not have ended up with such a clear stash duplication error. Then again, can a girl ever have too much purple? I just need the red hat to go with it…

And one of Ruby River

Ruby River
Ruby River

At least one skein is destined to be Francie socks.

Scrummy yarn. All I wanted/needed really was the Eucalan that came with it today. I just kind of slipped off the margins of the wagon. Temporarily, you know?

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Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

second test

post by mail. who is this user Beth Loft 86390, France

October 29, 2020 at 12:12PM

It’s mass migration time! #livereportingfromtheroad #france #autumn2020 #thelockdowndash