Monday, August 21, 2006

It's Been a Year Already???

Yup, it certainly has. I was thinking about it this morning and I have to say that I've more than accomplished everything I set out to do last year. I've made some wonderful friends that I'm so thankful for. ;-) I joined Secret Pal 6 and had such a great time. Not only did I go on to participate in SP7 & SP8, but I also hostessed as well. What an experience that is. I'm really looking forward to doing it again for SP9. I've kept up with the blog a lot better than I honestly thought I would too. I have a tendency to start things and not finish (remember the list of WIP's a few posts ago???) and I was afraid I might do the same with the blog. But I haven't and that feels really good. It also makes me look even that much more forward to the following year. :-)

Since it is my blogaversary, I figure it's only fitting to have a little drawing. :-) Stop by and say hi between now and Friday at noon. I'll throw your name into a hat and draw a winner some time Friday night.

Now, wanna see my blogaversary present to me?

It's the new SixSoxKAL and it's really fun. I've never done a hemmed cuff before and I really like it. I just might start using it more often. I love the picot edging. I'm working it from a ball of this...

I believe I'm using the one that's second from the left. I picked these up for $3.95 per ball from someone who posted on the knitswap list. Very nice yarn to work with. I expected it to be splitty but it's not. I wish I could remember who I got them from because I'd love to get some more now.


Shelby said...

Hey! I"m so glad you started blogging, and decided to hostess for SP7 and 8 (and 9!). I have had such a great time getting to know such an awesome lady!!

Kat said...

Hi Kerry - I enjoy reading your blog - Happy Blogiversary! SP8 was my first swap - and I have enjoyed it tremendously. I would certainly be glad to help hostess on the next round. Have a great evening!!

Diane said...

None splitty $3.95 a ball yarn....doesn't get any better than that.

Happy Blogiversary.

Lisa said...

You sure are cranking out some good looking socks lately!

Happy Blogiversary!

Tammy said...

Hi Kerry,

Happy Blogiversary!! Great minds think alike eh. It has been a blast hostessing with you and Shelby the last 2 rounds and hopefully I will be back in the mix with hostessing in SP10 once I get my little business off the ground. Take care and good luck on the Chub Club. Tammy

monica said...

Happy Blogiversary to you... That looks like a cotton blend. Who is the yarn made by? And is that the price for 100 gms, you can't beat that.

Leslie said...

You've done much better at keeping your blog up than I have, Kerry. It's been an eventful year and I've enjoyed keeping up with your news and getting to know you. You're a very special lady.

Still lovin' my stitch markers, clogs and cup from your first contest - I think of you so very often.


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