Mountain Eyelet Scarf

I found a fabulous pattern for a scarf on, and I just had to make it. Work commenced on the 22nd June, and it started out looking like this:

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I finished knitting the two halves of the scarf on the 6th September, and this is how they looked.

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Then they needed blocking to hold their shape.

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Finally the completed scarf is ready to go to its owner, who received it on 22 September!

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ADD and crafting…

Well. Writers “joke” about having a Muse who keeps feeding them tales to spin, but really, I think this applies to any craft.

I kid you not – this morning I’m busy knitting a shrug for my daughter (which, to be frank, is slow-going), and now I’ve got an idea to design something in crochet for a friend (after she’s come up with the paper design, at least), and to either knit or crochet a jacket for myself and my daughter (because it’s COLD here today).

Oh. Did I mention that I’ve already got two knitting and one crochet project in my craft bag? We won’t mention the countless story ideas I have on my computer – there’s an excuse for those: I have work to do.


Oh, and yes, I have been diagnosed with ADD previously, but I suspect this is something rather more serious…