Happy Valentine's Day!! Stashalongers--enjoy your 24 hours of freedom--back to reality tomorrow :)
Knitting Olympians--go, go, GO!
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This weeks update:
Kim: Not a lot of knitting done here this week. I finished one sleeve on Little Diva's sweater and I finished another repeat on the Sweetheart Hat.
Amanda: finished a tote(she sewed it by hand!), finished 10 squares in her WTW project, finished a sock, and a KTC square. She has also declared this the year of the square.
Andrea: nothing to report.
Ann: made a felted trivet, joined the Knitting Olympics, and is starting a Hogwarts hat.
Brianne: met 4 of 5 January stitching goals, set 6 goals for February, and got a Secret Pal package.
Chris: has been a victim of some Knitting Olympics sabotage but has made significant progress none the less, attended a cat filled Opening Ceremonies Knitogether, finished two scarves and some socks.
Cynthia: received an interview at BC for one of her doctoral programs--congrats!! She finished her scarf exchange scarf, got a secret pal package, and is finishing a mitten.
Deena: put up the pattern for her Mohair Dreams scarf, picked her knitting Olympic project, her first teaching experience went well, and she's working on finishing some WIPs.
Eliza: lives with a kitty with a taste for Koigu and had a great post about knitblogging.
Eva: made two mittens with some Lorna's Laces--wow! She is also making some socks and began training for her Olympic piece.
Hanne: her husband went on a business trip and bought her some awesome stuff--I don't think my husband could even find a yarn shop, let alone pick anything out.
Hayley: nothing to report.
Jerry: finished the Irish Hiking Scarf, showed off her knitting space, and is making Clapotis.
Joanne: is on a knitting retreat(will she crack and buy yarn), wound her yarn for her Olympic project, and got her shawl problems straightened out.
Justsewcrafty: CORRECTION: Olympic Knitting--a leaf lace shawl from stash. Sorry :)
K: designed a scarf and finished it, the vest is moving along, is working on a cashmere mini clapotis(oooooh, I can't wait to see that!).
Kat: has her Olympic project ready to go and has (rightfully) blasted NBC for its Olympic coverage(I totally agree with what you said).
Kate: nothing to report.
Katie: got a gift certificate from her SP7, worked on Shamus(great color), finished a scarf, and has a yummy cupcake pic posted(see her blog for the whole story).
Lauren: finished a hat, finished some pulse warmers, started a Team Utah for the Knitting Olympics(cool jello button), started her Olympic Knitting, and took a spinning class.
Liz: finished some Jaywalkers, is designing a sweater for a class she's teaching, is working a sweater for her Bean, and knitting for work.
Margene: finished a bag, started some socks, worked on Rosarie, worked on Gloria, finished some socks, and took a class with Melissa Leapman, and got some contest winner yarn.
Marina: working on her UFOlympics pieces, planning her shopping list, and got a very nice giftie.
Mary: is working on a darling baby blanket and a tea cozy(it's coming along really well), and she showed off her knitting space.
Michelle: is becoming buried in the big and cozy afghan(good thing it's been kind of cool out) and unraveled Hot Lava.
Nicola: turned a sock pattern into a Christmas stocking(very clever), worked on the mitered blanket, is working on a pair of socks, finished December Rose, and make sure you go and check out her altered puzzle pieces(too cool).
Norma: finished a scarf and made a hat.
Procrastiknitter: knit some darling alligator mittens and is working on her Olympic piece(which she is designing as she goes along).
Ramona: I think she's working on Jaywalkers--or fighting them, not too sure.
Ronda: still doing her craft fair knitting.
Ruth: is working on her Olympic knitting and Clapotis. I hope your little one is feeling better.
She also won some yarn!
Stephanie: is organizing a KTC blanket for WTW :)
Susan: is working on her donation blanket and found a name for her new scarf.
Tam: started her Olympic project(very pretty).
Teri: is working on her "enjoy the process" project and finished some gauntlets.
Theresa: had an Olympic weekend(looks like it was lots of fun!), finished winter folly, finished some socks, finished the hat that matches the CiT sweater.
Tracy: finished the Kidsilk night stole and is working on some socks.
Valerie: got some great SP7 stuff and started her Olympic Knitting--Go Team NY!!
Wanda: finished her Marilyn cardi, finished her cabled scarf(great colors), finished some socks, and passed her second test(congrats!! what a load off your mind).
Wendy: nothing to report.
Winnie: is working on socks