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October 15th, 2007

(no subject) @ 01:35 am

Vacation's over, going back to work in the morning. Definitely needed the break, but I'm ready to go back. Started and finished a pair of Carolina socks (Socktopia) in time to wear first day back, brown/orange/cream Trekking XXL with solid brown heels. Cast on for Broad Street convertible mitten/gloves from Knitty, Maxi Ringel blue/red/grey stripes I won online awhile back when SixSox ran a CIC sock drive. Not a yarn I would have chosen, not interested in using it for socks so gloves it is.

Played with crock pot dyeing today, ended up with a darker orange than I was expecting but still very nice. It's lightened up some as it's drying. There were a few spots that initially looked dark red, still darker in some spots and lighter than others but that nearly-solid effect is the whole point of kettle dyeing, isn't it?

Yes, I've taken photos, but no time to edit & upload tonight. Already up too late as it is. What else is new?
 
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From:scubagrrl
Date:October 15th, 2007 08:14 am (UTC)
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May your Monday be calm and productive. :)
**hugs**
From:ext_48337
Date:October 15th, 2007 10:53 pm (UTC)

Glad you had the time off!

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The orange yarn sounds lovely! Am glad you had that time off, and were able to relax with your knitting. Congratulations also on the meditation practice; even when you can't keep up every day, it helps when you can do it. Sending you good energy for your work . . .

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