Sunday, September 14, 2008

A Little Catching Up

The first WIP Contest bag is finished and ready to be mailed tomorrow:Janet has also reached 10, and her bag is cut out but not yet embroidered. Still, I'm progressing!

The Fir Cone shawl got most of the attention this weekend, and I have turned the first corner:

I don't know if it's the slightly heavier yarn--or just the fact that there is so much less edging than there was on the Lady's Circular Cape--but this one is just flying along. Or it could simply be--child that I am--that it is not the project I am supposed to be working on, which of course makes it ten times more interesting than it would otherwise be. I am on to this immature streak in my character, and have designated vacuuming as quite off limits in hopes of inspiring myself. It's been 5 days so far, and as of yet I haven't felt even the slightest desire to clean, but I'm still hopeful...