It's hot, it's smoky, it's dry--so I'm of course thinking about Christmas. More specifically, Christmas ornaments.
I'm VERY excited about 2013 and trying for 365 ornaments. I really want to push myself to try new things, so they won't all be knitted mittens or felt mittens--I need to branch out to at least SOMETHING besides mittens. Growing up, my mother made lots of felt ornaments, and I've always wanted to try them, but just haven't ever gotten to anything besides mittens. So when a sale came along online:
I also bought:
I also had my one planned dismount for the year, as I wanted some new sparkly yarns for the Christmas bin. This is the find I'm most excited about:
At least that makes me a yarn-obsessed-stasher with discriminating taste..........