so i am reminded by my hostess that i need to get in gear and post this!
1. What is/are your favorite yarn/s to knit with? What fibers do you absolutely *not* like?
i mostly love merino and alpaca, recently started a love affair with bamboo
i dont like squeaky, sneezey and scratchy stuff.
2. What do you use to store your needles/hooks in?
a della q needle case and my KP options binder....until i can get a cute one
3. How long have you been knitting & how did you learn? march 2004, checked out every book, read them all then actually tried casting on
Would you consider your skill level to be beginner, intermediate or advanced? intermediate with a leaning towards advanced
4. Do you have an Amazon or other online wish list? yep on the side bar should be a link
5. What's your favorite scent? B&B velvet tuber rose and honeysuckle are my favourite things right now. i love lavender, apple, melon.
6. Do you have a sweet tooth? Favorite candy?yep. dark chocolate and violet hard candies...which i cant ever find anymore
7. What other crafts or Do-It-Yourself things do you like to do? Do you spin?you name, we do it.
and we know have 2 wheels and a loom heehee
8. What kind of music do you like? Can your computer/stereo play MP3s? (if your buddy wants to make you a CD) punk pop. yep. anything with the eagles is good too :0)
9. What's your favorite color(s)? Any colors you just can't stand? Cobalt blue, Eggplant purple, Burgandy and Hunter Green. i dont like bubblegum pink.
10. What is your family situation? Do you have any pets? with 6 kids, who needs pets
11. Do you wear scarves, hats, mittens or ponchos? yep, cept the ponchos...which should only be warn by elementary girls and breastfeeding moms
12. What is/are your favorite item/s to knit? socks n mittens
13. What are you knitting right now? 4 different socks are on the needles ;0) and wee tiny socks are very fun :0)
14. Do you like to receive handmade gifts? absolutely, they are the best kind.
15. Do you prefer straight or circular needles? Bamboo, aluminum, plastic? circular, love KP options and harmony
16. Do you own a yarn winder and/or swift? both
17. How old is your oldest UFO?
18. What is your favorite holiday? passover
19. Is there anything that you collect? ladybugs, kids, yarn ofcourse
20. Any books, yarns, needles or patterns out there you are dying to get your hands on? What knitting magazine subscriptions do you have? no subscriptions, but now that i am moving so far from town, i should get some. books are on my wishlist at amazon, i just bought a bunch of patterns, so i can not think of one at the moment
21. Are there any new techniques you'd like to learn? there is always something new to learn. i have a kumiomi disc, but have not tried it yet.
22. Are you a sock knitter? What are your foot measurements? 9"x9" :0) very detailed measurements ankle, heel, etc are somewhere on this blog
23. When is your birthday? this month :0) midsummer's day whoohoo!
24. Are you on Ravelry? If so, what's your ID? yarnyenta