At least I have insomnia...this is the time of year when I put in at least 4 hours' knitting in the evenings after work :P
P.S. I think I'll make these, with realllly long cuffs... http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/newfie-mittens
(Forget stealth knitting, I just straight up tell people that what I'm working on is for others. :P)
It will be accompanied by a hat, socks, and gloves from the same vintage pattern book.
This still needs blocking, but it came off the needles around 1am :D
But it was awesome to see how excited she got, and how she is now planning to get her hands on a drop spindle of her very own.
I'm thinking Auntie may be able to help her out with that...
It's very slubby, very thick/thin, but hey. Once I let it relax for a couple of days, then dye it, at least it will be a very...um...unique gift for my knitting FIL for the holidays ;-)
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