Knitting stuff and going on and on.

Friday, July 14, 2006

Ahoy maties!

Captain Feathersword's (The Wiggles) influence. Although I have noticed a bit of a "Pirates of the Carribean" theme going around.

I've skeined seven balls ...

I've dyed six skeins ...

and thar they be! Two more "Canadian A?!", two "Iceberg Alley" and two "Northern Backyard"

Five more balls to skein then six more skeins to dye. Next up are some greens and hopefully a pink/red combo.

My boys having a go at each other. What is it with boys and rough play?

They fought and pestered each other all morning and then fifteen minutes before naptime ...


  • love the kitty's splayed out paws.
    and your yard is soooo green! we're on level 3 restrictions in brisbane. ??!! that means no watering unless using a bucket or a watering can. no hose whatsoever. my yard? dead.
    sounds silly, but i'd print out that photo with the dyed yarn and the green lawn and frame it. it's a nice photo!

    By Blogger IHateToast, at 12:40 AM, July 15, 2006  

  • Oh, what sweet babes!

    The dye job looks great - what nice bright colours.

    By Blogger Charity, at 1:15 AM, July 15, 2006  

  • Ahoy Dorothy! (love the pirate theme) The dyed wool looks fantastic - and so cheery hanging on the line. Very impressed. Can't wait to see the next batch. And your kiddies are too cute. Love the commentary yesterday and today. Especially loved the line about "the child" picking up her crayons. Very funny. Have a great weekend!

    By Blogger jen, at 7:41 AM, July 15, 2006  

  • Wow, what an amazing dyeing job you did, these colors are awesome! Can't wait to see them knit up! And gosh, your cats are sure putting on a fight, reminding me of the next hockey season - LOL :) And your little ones are so cute!

    By Anonymous Dipsy, at 8:21 AM, July 15, 2006  

  • That hand-dyed yarn looks very yummy!

    Thanks for the lacy cloth pattern.. It givs me something new to try this morning before everyone wakes up. Have a great weekend!

    By Blogger Michele [iSmile ;D], at 11:15 AM, July 15, 2006  

  • Oh those 2 little ones of yours are soooo cute!

    By Blogger Rhonda, at 4:52 AM, July 16, 2006  

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