But right now what I want to do is knit this:
Into this:gift wrap romper
Which it just so happens is written for worsted weight, and the above yarn is fingering. Math I must do.
Because I knit it in worsted and it looks like this:
(PS that is a large, green baby bump that made its way into the picture somehow)
Which is this:
Which is the yarn I talked about that I fell totally in love with, and finally went back to purchase. But then I knit it. And I hate it. The pattern was absolutely delicious though. Extremely well written. Probably one of the best patterns I have ever used. It took me an afternoon to knit, and even though the yarn turned out to be evil, the knitting was divine.
And when I finished I knit this:
Which is a slouchy hat that my daughter was going to knit. She got frustrated by row two, so I took over. I rather enjoyed it. I knit it while camping in my favorite little spot.
This spot. So much beauty in one spot. These are a little pair of pants for the baby boy that we hope will be coming home the start of next year.
In non-kniting news:
Today while I was in the shower my ten year old came in all excited because he had found this:
In my hallway.
Just acting all friendly and cozy. It is a good thing I kind of love cat face spiders. I have since I was a little girl. Still, outside is a preferable space for them to live.