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Rainbows: YAAAARRRNNN!!!

August 18, 2010
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Look what arrived in my mailbox today!

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Yarn Love Marianne Dashwood in Pizzaz, Saffron, Candied Lemon, Vintner Green, Solstice and Frosted Mulberry. Just look at that beautiful rainbow!

Perfect timing, too, as I’m leaving tomorrow on vacation. I am basically bored silly with endless garter stitch (it is still not finished, although it’s getting closer*), so I’m excited to bring this with me and work on knitting my sample!

*I’ve discovered that while endless garter stitch is EASY and FAST, it’s also challenging for me – because there are no forced stopping points (ie, stopping to check the pattern, or measure, or see if it’s turning out properly), I knit and knit and knit without any breaks, so I’ve been suffering a bit from a recurring repetitive strain injury I’m prone to. Hopefully a long weekend away will give me the break I need to finish that project!

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4 Comments leave one →
  1. Rhonnie permalink
    August 18, 2010 7:47 pm

    WOW!! So pretty!!!

  2. Lizzy permalink
    August 18, 2010 9:30 pm

    WHERE did you get these?? I have been trying and trying to figure out where the new YL colors will be carried, to no avail…

  3. Patty (Rugersmom) permalink
    August 19, 2010 6:00 am

    YUMMY….Have a wonderful vacation!

  4. August 20, 2010 6:19 am

    I love the rainbow! And careful with that repetitive strain injury. :-)

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