knitnana: Making Christmas Gifts Isn't The Same As Wanting to Listen to Christmas Music Too Early in the Season...

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Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Making Christmas Gifts Isn't The Same As Wanting to Listen to Christmas Music Too Early in the Season...

I'm sneaking in a photo here of a gift I'm making...
Okay, you can't tell what it is (and many of you are aghast to see the Fun Fur, I know...)

That's the best you'll get, till after it's gifted. I'll show you the finished product, I promise. And I'm not crazy, either. (Promise) Even if you think I might be.

No. It's not another Huggable Hedgehog (tho' that would be a pretty combination for one!) The multicolored yarn is yet another of my Art Walk Sock Yarn club selections (meaning it's superwash, so won't felt into a Hedgehog), colorway Phenomina.

I'll eventually get stuff up on Ravelry, but today has been a quiet day - I woke with a migraine in the middle of the night, last night, and have stayed in the dark almost all day. Ventured out long enough to gather a bit to eat (this time, the stomach wasn't involved - thank you, migraine gods!) and a bit of caffeine to help get rid of it, but other than putting out the trash and recycling (and now this post!), it's been a lost day. The Meezer enjoyed spending the day under the covers with me, tho'.



Blogger Tan said...

I don't think you can listen to Christmas music too early if it is the right kind. I have a huge collection, and a lot of it is stuff you never hear on the radio so can't get sick of it. I haven't started yet because it's too warm out, but I will never get to hear everything before Christmas if I don't start soon.

1:03 AM  
Blogger SandraTee said...

I love the yarn combination - trying to figure all what it could be. Fun fur does have its place! I hope you're feeling better today...

6:38 AM  
Blogger teabird said...

Sorry about the migraine, but at least it spared your stomach this time. As for Christmas music: some is good all year long. "Good King Wenceslaus," for example - a lovely melody (and ops for harmonies), and lyrics that never go out of season.

Fun fur? Uh oh.

9:46 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

'tis an intriguing pile of yarn! You put my spruce green wool ease mittens to shame...but then, I'm knitting for my father-in-law.

10:50 AM  
Blogger Knitting Linguist said...

Oh, I'm sorry to hear about the migraine! That's not a fun way to spend the day, even if it does make the Meezer happy. But that sock yarn is absolutely gorgeous, and I can't wait to see what you make with everything in that picture :)

1:54 PM  
Blogger rachelb said...

beautiful colors in the variegated and I love the colors you added to go with it... what's it going to be! I can't wait to see!

3:26 PM  
Blogger Opal said...

oh i can't wait to see what you're concocting with such pretty colors!

7:16 PM  

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