Thursday, December 20, 2012

Holiday Music Stash-Dash

11 days left in the year, and here's where I'm at on the Holiday Music Stash-dash.  I'm thinking 6,000 yards in 2 months was completely insane, don't you?:

**A. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas - knit something small (less than 6 inches or thereabout) - mitten ornaments**
**B. Frosty the Snowman - knit a snowman of some sort or something with a snowman on it - Mr. Flurry**
C. Toyland - make the toy of your choice
**D. My Favorite Things - make “warm woolen mittens” in your choice of yarn and size. Mini mittens do count - mitten ornaments**
E. Here Comes Santa Claus - knit a Santa or something with Santa on it
F. A Marshmallow World - spin the fiber of your choice
G. Silver Bells - make a bell or something with a bell motif
H. Jingle Bells - make something (such as an ornament or stocking or whatever) that can have jingle bells attached to it
**I. Blue Christmas - make something blue - blue cable sweater**
**J. White Christmas - make something white - Mr. Flurry**
**K. Oh Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree) - make an ornament to hang on the tree, or alternatively make a tree - embroidered lace ornament, mitten ornament**
**L. We Three Kings - finish 3 WIPS or finish 3 items if you don’t have any WIPs**
M. Joy to the World - finish your oldest WIP
**N. Christmas in Killarney - make something green - green chemo cap**
O. Nuttin’ for Christmas - make Grumpy, the Lump of Coal
**P. What Child is This? - make something for a baby or child - blue cable sweater**
**Q. Twas the Night Before Christmas - make a Christmas stocking, stocking ornament, or socks - socks**
**R. Christmas Shoes - make a pair of slippers, booties, or socks - Magic Stripe socks**
S. I Want A Hippopotamus for Christmas - make a hippopotamus or other toy
**T. Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer - make something red - red chemo cap
U. Good King Wenceslas - make a crown or hat - red chemo cap**
**V. Deck the Halls - make a decoration - Mr. Flurry**
**W. It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year - make your favorite pattern - brioche scarf**
X. Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel - finish eight WIPS or 8 items if you don’t have WIPs
Y. Twelve Days of Christmas - finish twelve WIPS or 12 items if you don’t have WIPs
Z. Ring Out, Wild Bells - finish ALL your WIPS

Bonus Challenge: Knit 6,000 yards of yarn in any way you would like: 3487