The doldrums are just a pain aren't they?? Oh well.
I am in the process of catching up with all of you but you are a prolific bunch so it's taking awhile :)
On my front, here at Feeling Tangerine? not much, just a quick post to help kick the doldrums. I finished the last of the mittens (I know, I know, I'm sorry but that's all I have knit lately!)
Mittens for Ana
It's hard to see but these ones have sparklies in them:
The yarn it calls for has angora in it which I cannot wear. (I can pet the bunnies and spin fresh angora, but commercial angora or mohair preparations make me itch to high heaven.)
Since I couldn't use the Noro, I decided to go with the Spin to Knit approach:
I couldn't decide on colors and finally just threw them all in. Why should kids have all the fun?
I know this is not a challenging project, but I've never done anything in just stockinette and garter stich and all I really want is a super cuddly handspun hoodie to snuggle up in for the winter so I think it will do just fine. The roving is all dyed up, now to just spin up a few thousand yards......