18.1.12

Nine Lives of a Ball of Yarn: NINE

Whew.   That was a nasty four day long stomach flu that found it's way through a few of us in the house and stopped me in my tracks.  Many little people tried to bring me grape juice and knitting, but alas, I was too sick to knit.  {I told you it was bad.}  I did drink the grape juice, though.  My mom always made me ice cold grape juice when I was sick.  It works, along with tons of sleep and a few get well kisses on the forehead.

Today, I finally felt well enough to finish up the ninth and final project in the Nine Lives Series.  {Thanks so much for your patience, btw.}






A request from Mike.  A scarf with the following features:
*Long enough to tuck into the front of his coat but not so long that it hangs out the bottom of the coat.
*A hole in the middle so that the scarf stays put with only one wrap around the neck.
*Fringe

I hope to have a look book and all the patterns ready for sale on Friday, so stop back and take a peek!

p.s. Looking for other inspiring knitters?  Join in with Ginny for her weekly Yarn Along, and see what everyone's working on!





7 comments:

  1. I do hope you are feeling much better and can now get back to the important things in life like knitting! A wonderful series on a ball of yarn and it was a joy to follow it along on it's journey.

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  2. There are some nasty bugs going around right now! My family has been hit by some too this week. Hope you are doing better. I loved the nine lives series and still love the color of that yarn. :)

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  3. I have loved this project of yours. That yarn is really, really gorgeous. Hope you feel full of renewed energy very, very soon.

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  4. So glad that you are doing better. This scarf looks cozy and comfortable. Thank you for sharing your talent.

    m.

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  5. I like the chunkiness of the yarn and the variegated colors. Very nice. Oh boo for stomach flu. That is always yucky. I've never heard of using grape juice. I always grew up on flat gingerale for stomach woes.

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  6. very cute! i like specific requests and it looks like you were super sucessful! hopefully your all well and back to good as new!

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  7. Thank you all so much for your kind words. After a whole night's sleep, I'm feeling like a new woman today!!

    Ellen~ I think the comforting memories do more than the actual grape juice;)

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