Project update

Really poor lighting conditions today, so utterly carp photos:

Ultimate Temptation, the Hamsa scarf is blocking (under a rather Heath Robinson arrangement in the kitchen) and I really wish I knew how to do a good job of blocking!

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Gorgeous, gorgeous pattern. Must make another one soon.

The Merope socks finally got a photograph done, but I shall need to do better:


The Giggle yarn is being washed and I am stunned to find that the skeins have no bias at all! Here they are, pre-washing:


Aren’t we looking pink around here? Why is that? I don’t do pink!

Sky and Water II is back out for work, and the BSJ is about 3/4 done now.

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Determinedly Cheering Myself Up

Determinedly Cheering Myself Up

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Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

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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