After a long, slow summer, I'm suffering from a case of start-itis. I have a Beekeeper's Quilt and fingerless gloves on the needles, and I'm about to cast on a pig. I also bought another couple of patterns...something about the fall weather just makes me want to craft like a madwoman. I've started a Christmas list, and I might actually follow it!
In other news, I have my teenage nephew living with us. It's crazy to 1. have another person in the house, and 2. have a teenage boy in the house. It takes some getting used to :)
I finished that swap shawl, but I don't think I have a picture of it anywhere! Argh. It was 18 oz of two ply fingering weight that I made into a faroese shawl with a lace band and gusset. Maybe I can find a pic somewhere...
I finished the Diamond Waistcoat socks (finally!):
They fit well, and I'm going to try to write up that pattern, maybe with a variation.
I also finished Uinen:
But it didn't fit :( It was actually too wide in the shoulders, so at least it wasn't because I gained too much weight! I gave it to my little sister, who is taller than me and wider in the shoulders, and it fit perfectly!
I also made a pair of fingerless gloves for DP (which Dnephew tried to snag):
They're exactly the kind of thing DP likes, so I was happy to find them.