Not doing very well πŸ˜•

Back in January I made a few lists of things I intended to get done in 2020 and all of my intentions were craft related. And so far I am quite pleased with my progress – I am plodding along quite nicely!

I decided back at the time that I was not going to set up myself up to fail by proposing weight loss or lots of exercise. So I have done very little in my free time other than woolly pursuits πŸ˜ƒ

Now that the days are getting longer I am planning my walking regime and to get back in the garden – but not today as it is horribly windy out there🌬🌬🌬

And I really need to be doing something as my stash busting has hit a snag!!! Aldi have had a craft event, I thought I would pop in and just have a look! I came out with a bag full…. I have picked up a couple of kits and more yarn. The stash has grown! And I have added something else to the WIP list πŸ€”

A cowl using the cake of ombre yarn from my new Aldi stash…

Lost in woolliness?

Woolly wishes,

Jane β™‘β™‘β™‘

32 thoughts on “SELF-HELP #21

  1. lovely yarn colours! I saw some very similar, but only 50g cakes in our local ACTION shop the other day, but resisted temptation . . . although now I see how yours is knitting up . . . lol

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      1. Hi Maureen, if it’s the Aldi buttoned cowl there aren’t any buttonholes. Ends are sewn together and buttons put on for show. Perhaps you adapted pattern?


  2. Love the colours of this. Those Aldi/Lidl craft events are soo tempting. I’m trying to confine yarn purchases to project specific and or natural fibres only which is working quite well so far.

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  3. It doesn’t look like it’s going to sit as stash yarn, anyway – it’s not adding to stash if it goes on needles immediately, is it? My next project is using someone else’s stash, for them, so I won’t be knitting down stash either!

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  4. I love to see people knitting. When I was a kid, my mom used to knit all her day in. It’s her private time, I loved to see her smile and I loved to see the colors she combined. But, mom getting old. She no longer knit as she’s tired. Can;t wait to see yours finished. Lots of love ❀

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