Thursday, January 15, 2004  

Peachy Goodness

I'm hoping to finish the second sleeve of Peachy today or tomorrow, and then I'll join it all together and start on the raglan decreases. I should be able to finish the whole thing next week sometime! I'm pretty sure I'll have leftover yarn... but I'm not sure how much. I think I might have enough to make a tank top... I think the peach would be nice and summery too! Plus, it's about time I made another chickami!

My other project for this long weekend is to finish the ribbie pullover... it shouldn't take more than an hour, and then a trip through the wash.

And (of course), I've already decided what to start on next... a cabled tea cozy using the yarn gifted to me by my good friend Jesse. Of course, I can't remember the name of the yarn- only that it's 50% wool, 50% alpaca, and it's really soft. I would have enough to make a scarf, but I couldn't wear it, so I thought of something to make with it that I can actually use and think of him... plus, we're "tea buddies," so it fits. I do wish I could remember the name of the yarn so I could look up the yardage- I have 2 skeins of white and 1 of green, so I'm playing around in my head with design ideas.

It's supposed to be brutally cold this weekend... so I'm looking forward to snuggling on the couch and finishing up a few sweaters! :)


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