Friday, February 13, 2009

A New Obsession?

This year I have high stash-burning goals. What am I working on?
which doesn't qualify as either yarn or fabric. I have become completely obsessed with the darn thing. I guess I was finding lace knitting just a bit too speedy or something. This is what it will look like when done
and that little green tag explains why I have more than one. Mark anything in the craft world 50% off and I'm a lost woman.

Theo is completely unimpressed by the new hobby
and Calisto is uncharacteristically lobbying for a new sewing project
and she's right, of course. This is Andy's Valentines gift. Luckily, the box he's making me for my knitting needles isn't finished either, so we will be spending Valentine's Day making gifts for each other. It sounds a bit like an O. Henry story, but I promise I have not sold all my knitting needles to buy flannel to make pajamas for Andy. I love him dearly and everything, but my rosewoods???????