My birthday was about two weeks ago, but I couldn’t make it to knit night, so tonight I was on the receiving end of the secret birthday exchange!
I can’t tell you how pleased I am with what my friend knit for me, but these photos come close!
Tardis hat! Dalek mitts!! I love them!!!!!
For fun, I decided to gather all my swap gifts from the years that I’ve been participating- I’ve gotten some really lovely things, and I love thinking hog my knitting friends every time I use them. ❤️
Also, my friends can tell that I like blue, eh?
From being mentioned on the Yarn Harlot’s blog last week, my Etsy shop suddenly had a lot of traffic and even a few new orders. It wasn’t the best timing, stock-wise, as I had been away for over a month and hadn’t been able to make the new project bags I’d wanted to have in stock. Today I spent some time at the sewing machine and was able to stock up the shop a bit, but there’s still work to be done. The new project bags I made are Dalek, Tardis, and Star Trek-themed!
That would be illogical.
My Etsy shop is https://www.etsy.com/shop/MarissaMadeIt, if you or someone you know has geeky/sci fi taste and needs a new project bag!
In Mother Bear Project news, I found my Gloria Bear among many bears with their new owners in South Africa. Love!
Gloria with her smiley new pal.
I finished knitting my Giants cowl at knit night tonight, but then I messed up the kitchener and have to redo it. I learned a lesson– if you know you’ve messed up the kitchener, stop and fix it! Don’t try to keep going and just make more work for yourself. :0