Monday, November 14, 2016

Mail Call Monday - Guilty Pleasures

Welcome to another issue of Mail Call Monday!!  Each year that I have attended SAFF, I have debated and debated over the Biker Chick colorway from Miss Babs, purveyor of fine hand dyed yarn. 

Each year, I walk away from the yarn!!  This year was no exception.  The illusive "perfect skein" didn't exist in the base that I was hoping to purchase.

Days after arriving home, Knittingsuek sent me PM on Ravelry regarding a private destash that she found listed on GROUP.  The rest, as they say, is history.

Hence, the package at my front door:

With THIS inside:

My PERFECT skein of Biker Chick:

And...  The funny sight that greeted me when I went upstairs this morning.  My husband.  Trying to be funny:

Also in the mail...

THIS book that captured my attention while surfing the web:

It's in like-new condition and included the accompanying DVD:

Sarah at Confessions of a Fabric Addict recently completed a quilt using a very similar pattern and I thought it might be PERFECT for one of my upcoming commission quilts:

Until next time...
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  1. Virginia and Barbara are sisters, one who lives one county down from me. Everyone loves their patterns. Perfect yarn color for you!

  2. That quilt is on my to do list as well.

  3. Oh, boy, did you ever make me giggle with your yarn acquisition! But that treadmill photo... Oh, my heavens!!! Keep the smiles coming!


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