So, at breakfast this morning, I was staring at the bamboo garden stakes we had purchased, wondering what I was going to use to secure the tomato plants to them. I was thinking... twistie ties (the things that hold bread bags closed)? wire? some sort of kitchen twine? I posed the question to Paul and he said, "Don't you have extra yarn?" Do I have extra yarn???????? Der. I can't believe I didn't think of that. Then he said, "Yeah, you can put that on the blog."
In other miscellaneous news....
I love my new pink sneakers!
Pretty (sort of blurry) view from our deck last night as the clouds/rain was passing and clearing and it was getting chilly:
In Knitting News:
Busy, busy knitting weekend! I taught the Clapotis class yesterday (and filled up another class with those interested in taking it!) and have the final class for the Sycamore Vest today.
I got up early yesterday since I was on a role getting my Lintilla done and I finished it!:
The top picture is the most accurate representation of the color. I love the subtle ruffle on it. I'll be teaching a class on how to knit this in July. Check the Spinning Room website here.
And when I got home from teaching yesterday, I made a Gift Card-igan:
Thrummed Mittens for a somewhat-Christmas-in-July series.
And finally, I started the Diamond Lace Socklets:
No book news today but how about a quote?
You know you knit too much when...You will check out a book from the library just because you heard that one of the characters knits. - Stephanie Pearl-McPhee from At Knit's End