Stash EnhancementThe other night I was inspired to cast on for another blanket and found this:
No cords long enough!
What's a girl to do?
I trotted my behind (and a 40% off coupon) to Michael's today and bought this:
I also hit the clearance aisle and was in heaven. At least it was heaven for this Acrylic Queen.
This yarn was $3 a skein:
And, this yarn was $1 a skein:
Yay! I am inspired!!! But, I am going to set the knitting aside this week, for I must finish Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (I have 300 more pages) before Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is delivered on Saturday.
I've been knitting up a storm on the Orange Sherbert blanket:
Thank you to everyone who has responded to my request for help on choosing a color combo for the Big Bad Baby Blanket. (Which I'm going to knit for Warm The World.) And if you haven't weighed in yet, please do! Melanie came up with a wonderful idea (border in white and opposing squares in blue and green), but I don't know if I'm talented enough or patient enough to pull it off.
Tonight I will leave you with this. Very cool.