Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Crap. Crap. Crap.

Um, ya'll know there's only two more weekends until Christmas? And I really only have one, since the fam will get here the Saturday before Christmas. Crap. When will I finish hubbo's sweater? Crap. Must knit faster.

One more gift done!

Pattern: Garter stitch over 15 stitches.
Needles: Sz 15 clover bamboo circs
Yarn: Plymouth Baby Alpaca Grande - 1 skein
Dates: Friday December 7 - Tuesday December 11
Mods: n/a
Thoughts: Love the garter stitch in the lovely yarn. Oh so pretty, simple and warm. A sure winner!

Time to crank the gifts. Time for some speedy gifts. Speedy socks are my favorite kind, and these should zip right along. Monkey, Thuja and Log Cabin Socks should fly off your needles.

The TV pickings are slim again - I may retreat to the bedroom for some hubbo sweater knittin'. Wish me luck. And enjoy The Santa Claus (again), Grandma got run over by a Reindeer, The Ultimate Christmas Present, The Polar Express (again) and All I Want for Christmas.


  1. Knit like the wind!! The quiet, secret, hidden wind.

  2. I really like the garter stitch in that yarn. I liked it so much, I didn't even realize it WAS garter stitch.

    You can get it done!

  3. Knit, Jenn, knit!! You can do it!

  4. Anonymous8:03 AM

    Woohoo! We'll be there soon! Looking forward to it!

  5. I LOVE the Baby Alpaca Grande! That stuff is soooooo soft, and it knits up beautifully.

    Good luck with the knitting, I wish you flying fingers.