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February 26, 2008

Filed under: All done!,Blankets,Friends,In Progress — katy @ 3:35 pm

Life has been absolutely crazy of late!  I guess it is pre-trip insanity. Doctor appts, hair appts, parent training…never dull!  The shower this weekend for Cara was a blast!  Best shower I have ever been to.  Ann is an amazing hostess–as always.  It’s always delightful to spend time with Nancy and Maribel.  What more could one ask for?  And Nancy brought carrot cake!  The only sad part–wait two sad parts–Norma and Sandy didn’t make it do to cursed weather.  And my cell phone fell out of my pocketbook and landed in a hot cup of tea.  It’s not the same…the front buttons are broken but it flips–so I can dial inside and the end button doesn’t work.  Anywhere–in or out.  $450 to replace it so I will make do! 

Colinette_and_kersti_cardi_007_2  I finished my (and by finished I mean did a loop and sewed a button) on my Koigu Kersti cardigan. (241)  The knitting was done ages ago and I was wearing it without a button but it is finally almost completely finished.  One last end to run.  What is my problem?  I use the excuse that it looks like I made it.  Sigh.

Work on the Colinette throw for my sister’s birthday progresses.  I may have itColinette_and_kersti_cardi_002  finished before I leave if I don’t continue to screw up the chevron.  I seem to have quite a bit of yarn left over in the mohairs.  I have to cut fringe but there isn’t enough of the other yarns to make it longer.  Still, it will definintely be ready before July–which is awesome because a pile of mohair in my lap over the summer would stink! 


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  1. Norma Says:

    YOU are a goof. Your tonsils are healthy. Heh.

    What kind of a freakin’ phone do you HAVE, anyway? $450???!!!!! You go straight for the Mercedes of everything (stove, phone), dontcha????

  2. lillium Says:

    I like it! And the pick made me smile! In a cup of tea? Come on…..

  3. Kris Says:

    The cardi looks great. And look at how slim you are!!! Way to go. I started a new… ahem…. “way of life” (read: diet) this week. So far, so good…. but I really want a candy bar!!!!!!

    Enjoy your trip. Can’t wait to see pictures.

  4. your blog is cross-pollinated on Bloglines with another blog in London. Very strange. When I look at your blog in my Bloglines I see this instead: http://thelondonpaper.typepad.com/thelondonblog/2008/02/three-things-14.html

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