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Friday, April 20, 2007

break from breaks

sometimes its good, taking breaks



watched wool never dries.

superwash merino wool roving for new row counters up later today and over the next few days, too.

now i have no excuse to not knit on my german stocking :)


Rhonda the Stitchingnut said...

What a relaxing & wonderful break it must be ... sleeping baby, drying wool and knitting. Life is good!

adrienne said...

The roving looks so pretty! I wish I could figure out spinning. Can't wait to see your finished German Stockings :)

Chris said...


jenfromRI said...

What a beautiful little boy! And the wool's not half-bad, too. :)

Jennifer said...

Lovely roving! I've finished spinning up singles from your Invisible Man colorway. Now I have to just ply wait.

E to the M said...

I love sleeping baby pictures! When my girl was an infant I would go into her room once a month and videotape her sleeping for a few seconds. The theory is that when she's a teenager and I'm ruining her life and she hates me I can sit down (after she storms out and slams the door)and watch her growing up while she sleeps; perfect and sweet and peaceful. If she's not the same kind of teenager I was then we'll have fun watching the tape together.

~Tonia~ said...

The sleeping baby has the right idea. That is where I am headed soon. I will be getting my first spinning wheel Sunday. I can't wait. I will have to keep my eye out for your roving when I get the hang of it.

HPNY KNITS said...

watched wool never dries is like we say "the rice is not ready until it is ready"- hahaha.
I love that moment when they give in to sleep.

lexa said...

My Littlest is a Diego fan, too.

The new roving looks good. Bet that won't last once it's up on Etsy!

KT said...

I have a not-so-secret love affair with carousels. It's almost embarassing.

Romi said...

Aaaaaaw! What is more precious than a sleeping child? I can't think of anything in the world.

Stacey said...

everyone needs breaks for sanity's sake! :) lots of lovely roving!

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