productivity at last!

The button question was very, very close – as of right now it’s 19 for the gray, 24 for the tortoiseshell. Tough, tough, and I must say the gray button advocates were pretty persuasive. What shall I pick? Well, I still haven’t sewn them on yet so you’ll have to hold tight!

Today I did 3 loads of laundry, my dad bought my mattress and sofa to be delivered next week, I ordered my internet to be hooked up next week as well, packed my stereo, most of my important desk stuff, books, camera equipment, spinning wheel and graphics tablet (a few other things along the way too). Packed up some stuff for shipping and printed my comprehensive list of Stuff I Need.

I’m very tempted to keep packing – I’ve got dishes and stuff to pack up, and of course I could be going through my clothes deciding what to keep. But I think I’m rather done for the day. I’m going to go eat something yummy and block this latest design:

new mini-cardigan



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16 responses to “productivity at last!”

  1. Hazy Avatar

    I didn’t post before before because there seemed an overwhelming majority for the tortoiseshell but I loved the grey – I thought the colors complimented each other.

    And I love the new design! Can’t wait to see it released.

  2. Knittripps Avatar

    Cute new design!

  3. Wendy Avatar

    I love this new pattern! Look forward to seeing it on posted for sale

  4. margaux Avatar

    love this!! very cute.

  5. Emily Avatar

    Very cute!

  6. Kristin Avatar

    Very cute! The pattern on the neck band reminds me of little chromosome pairs.

  7. Wendolene Avatar

    Lovely! It sounds like you’ve done more than enough to warrant a break.

  8. Debbie Avatar

    Love it!

  9. Jane Avatar

    That shrug is terrific, Laura. I will definitely need to buy myself that pattern.

  10. Rachel Avatar

    Mmmm, that’s really beautiful!

  11. L Mc Avatar
    L Mc

    Pretty. I love it!

  12. Ella Avatar

    Lovely shrug!
    My 2 cents worth re buttons is go with the grey. The tortoiseshell ones look really brown against the pink ( at least on my monitor) I just find them jarring. The grey/pink combo seems more complimentary.

  13. Dr. Steph Avatar

    Pretty shrug. So you had enough yarn then…

  14. Bloo Avatar

    Just had to chime in that I would definitely pick the grey… I don’t feel the tortoise shell complements the yarn at all. I think the pink and grey look lovely together. :)

  15. NanO Avatar

    I love this shrug and look forward to the pattern! Best of luck with your unpacking.

  16. Judy Carpenter Avatar

    I love that blue shrug! When will you be publishing that pattern?

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