Friday, August 24, 2007

I finished the hat. It was a surprisingly quick knit, considering that US 5 is one of the smallest sets of needles I really use. (I'm not exactly your most patient knitter.)

Luckily it isn't for me, because I look so, so stupid in hats, but here it is on anyway:

Also--I visited my new LYS. It was kind of a big deal. Five skeins of Blue Sky Cotton later, I'm already trucking through a new short-sleeve sweater.

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

All right, so it's been quite a bit of time since my last post, but that was because I was getting ready to go to college. Which I did.
Here's my cute dorm stash:

There's actually a LYS right across the street from where I live. Literally, right across the street. I haven't checked it out yet because I only just moved in, but it's a priority.

So, I'm basically just getting settled now. All I've got in the way of projects is a rayon hat. Here it is in the only non-cluttered corner of my desk:

Now I'd like to take one shameless moment to blatantly show off the macro setting on my new camera.