Jealous much?

Jealous much?

Well, yes I am, actually. I’ve been watching all these reports coming in from fellow bloggers about fibre festivals (or fiber festivals, since they are in the US!) and frankly, I’m a little envious. Luckily, green is a colour that suits me! I know that there is a sheep-related fesitival in Cumbria, but I don’t have the time/energy/money to go. So for the time being, I’m living vicariously.

The time …

A quarter to midnight on the 16th of May.
The place? In bed.
I had to try on the sock. The bane of my life. I didn’t know if it would fit. I wasn’t sure if I’d be able to get it over my heel.

slls 16-05-06
WooHoo!!!!!!!

By the next day I was up to this:
slls 18-05-06
Glasses – check. Elizabeth Zimmerman – check. Darning needle – check. Sanity – huh? Wha?
Yesterday was my dad’s birthday.

Remember that I was knitting the argyle scarf for his birthday? No, neither do I. I’m thinking a wool scarf will be the ideal mid-summer’s present. When is the equinox?


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5 thoughts on “Jealous much?

  1. You’re just as green as I am!
    I don’t think there is anything even closely related to a fiber festival in Germany.
    Ah well, atleast our beer tastes better…

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  2. Great colourway in that sock! Apparently there are some fibre fests here on Vancouver Island, but i’ve never made it to one. I did attend a Needlework festival in Dublin once 🙂

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  3. What is a Fibre Festival??? We don’t have those here!!! Great sock – and great that it fits too!!!!!

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  4. Yeah, I’m totally jealous, too, there are not very many of those near here. The cool ones are all up North. =( Not that I can afford to spend a mint on all that stuff at the moment, but I really want to go to one of these events just to look around.

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