Today, I would show you one of the projects started. Jason in his comment on Birch said, "Oh my gosh! Finished already? The Amazing Lace is still running. What are you going to do?" What a good question. With the completion of Birch, I decided to change partners! :D You see, during the past several months, I had been tempted by this:
The problem was ... I just had one 630 yards ... not enough for a shawl. But I remembered a lovely scarf pattern from IK some time ago - Trellis Scarf. The pattern said the scarf would only use 400 yards of Alpaca Cloud. So, I thought I could make a wider one. I cast on 73 stitches and started. That was when I fell even deeper in love with this yarn! I love everything about it ... the colour, the softness, the ease of working with it ... everything! This is a perfect partnership of knitter, yarn and pattern ... all clicked perfectly. Just one afternoon and I got this:
*Husband would like to thank every one of you who gave his music a try. He has been making music since he was a teenager. Music is one of his passions in life and he is very serious with it. So you can imagine his happiness when his latest song ranked 15th in the Trance subgenre chart. He said every one of you contributed to this (even though both of us have no idea how the songs were ranked!) ... so thank you very much!