Saturday, January 1, 2011

Happy New Year - 2011

Here it is
another new year ! ! !
Seems like it was just yesterday that we were celebrating the beginning of Twenty-Ten.

Wishing each of you a GREAT 2011 ! ! ! ! !
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Today is the first day of the Knit-A-Long [KAL] on Raverly
for Cookie A's newest Sock pattern book

Our choices are
Cookie's new pattern from the book -
a previously published pattern - Hedera.

I've knit Hedera twice already
and I do want to knit from her new book
so I cast on Pointelle this morning
and will cast on Hedera later this month.

The yarn is Jojoland Melody
- it's 100% wool -machine washable.

This pattern will take a little concentration to get it right!
Oh, my, am I in trouble????????

As you can see it is a solid peach rather than
that self-patterning yarn I attempted to knit Cauchy in last month.
Should be a great KAL for January/February !

Did I tell you last week was My Birthday ? ? ?

I love these snowmen!
They never made it out of their carton.



  1. We already have something in common: it is my birthday too! This will be a special year for us... 1/1/11!! Best wishes!!

  2. Happy belated birthday and hope 2011 is a great year for you!

  3. Gerry I wish I had known it was your birthday honey. What day? My daughters is the 22nd.
    A very Happy Belated Birthday wish to you and heres praying you have a very very Happy New Year.
    Thanks for being such a dear sweet friend this past year. I so appreciate you

  4. Happy, happy belated birthday. I am so upset not to have known it ahead of time. I cannot believe I missed it.

    Hugs - Marie

  5. Can't wait to see the Pointelles grow from your needles!

  6. Happy Belated Birthday and Happy New Year! :)

  7. Happy New year.
    Lots of Hugs.

    -Samya :-)

  8. Nice color yarn for those new socks. Can't wait to see them.

  9. Those new socks will be fab. Love those shiny tiny packages from Blue Diamond Can't wait to see what was in the.

  10. Oh wow!! Happy, happy birthday! And good luck on that concentration thing!! I just had to rip down a waffle knit dishcloth! You'd think THAT couldn't be too hard to concentrate on!! ::sigh:: Have a wonderful new year, Gerry!

  11. Happy birthday, Gerry! (A bit belated.) And a very happy new year to you. I like Cookie A's sock patterns and just saw one earlier today I want to knit. Hope you're enjoying the sock KAL.


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