First of all, another hank of the lovely Blue Heron Yarns Rayon Metallic in their Heather colorway, purchased from an ebay seller to finish the
Therefore, in the meantime, I will use these purchases from Michaels:
to make this dishcloth:
That's Brown Sheep's Wildfoote in "Purple Splendor"; US size 2, 40" Addi Turbos for the mystical Magic Loop method, and some row/stitch counters. I'm not all that excited about the yarn, but I'm guessing it'll do for my first attempt.
Purple socks always remind me of Donny Osmond. Anyone remember that bit on the Donny & Marie Show back in the '70's? I must admit I think he's grown up well and survived his childhood. But I digress....
When trying to decide what sock yarn to use, I posted my "What's Your Favorite Sock Yarn?" question to everyone I know who knits socks, and hit the motherload of recommendations after posting to the fantastic Socknitters Yahoo group. I want to compile all those great suggestions into an organized list and post them here sometime in the near future, (perhaps tomorrow?). So, if interested, stay tuned!
Finally, I give you a little peek at Spring in my yard:
For more flowery goodness, go here. Happy Spring!