I've fallen behind on posting the lovely recent additions to my Whimzypinzy sock yarn collection. Here they are: Peacock-inspired: The photo doesn't do justice to the subtle colors in this one, inspired by my photos of ferns, asters, butterfly, leaves:
Shades of green (had a name but I don't remember it)
I'm well stashed in preparation for my knitting group's planned "stash down" knitalong--no danger of a yarn shortage here!
In spite of traveling,m and in spite of my many knitting mistakes, I finished my little garter yoke baby cardi (using Jennifer Hoel's pattern but with ties instead of buttons)
just in time for a get together with some of my knitting pals celebrating one fine knitter's baby to be. It was a fun afternoon, with many baby knits to admire, and plenty of tasty treats, including some charming knitting-themed springerle cookies about the size of a silver dollar: