Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Grapevine & Roses

I started my day today with a very exciting trip to my local yarn shop! Since this is the week of my hometown's annual  Pumpkin Festival, Debbie, the owner, always has 20% off everything in the store.  I try hard to make sure I always have a little stash of cash set back for this event. So I thought you might like to see my show and tell :)

Pictured above is the new knitting needle set by DENISE. It's called Denise2Go. This is how they advertise it: "It's portable. It's pretty. It's petite. It packs a lot of knitting potential." Well I agree! I mean, all it took was the soft pink, green and lavender color scheme accompanied by those luscious roses and I was sold! The needle sizes are US 5-10, with one crochet hook. Needless to say I am tickled PINK!
This is what it looks like all closed up. It measures about 5" by 2 1/4".
 
Of course no trip to a yarn shop would be complete without some YARN.
So here's the fiber I chose today.
The color?
GRAPEVINE
Oh So Pretty!
And what to make with it?
A Mobius Wrap for Little Ole Me! :)
Oh! And I even bought a pretty wooden shawl pin for a finishing touch.
 
I just LOVE a Yarn Shop Sale, don't you?! :)

10 comments:

  1. Looks like some nice finds at the yarn shop! Love the yarn !

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    1. Yes! It was too much fun! The yarn is very pretty. I will show a picture once I get a good start on the project. And who knows ~ I may just sneak back in there for one more little purchase before the sale is over :)

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  2. Oh, that yarn is B~E~A~U~T~ful Dahhhhling! :)

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    1. Wy...Thank Ya My Dear! :)

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  3. Thank you for taking us along. It is almost as good as going shopping together. I wish I was there for the Pumpkin Fest. xxxooo Genie

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    1. Oh So Do I!!! BELIEVE ME SO DO I!!! :))) Wouldn't we have a grand time! And your Holly and my Gabby could ride some rides together. Scott & I are taking Gabby this evening while her Mommy is working.

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  4. Great !
    greetings from Poland
    Katarzyna

    www.sajuki.blogspot.com

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    1. Hello Katarzyna!
      Thanks for stopping by to chat :)
      Have a wonderful weekend in Poland!

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  5. Wow ..This " grapevine " yarn is fabulous... I share your excitement .. Cant wait to see what you create with it ... Hugs

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    1. Hello There Zaa!
      Thanks! I will give a little sneak peek of the beginning of the project in a couple of days :).....Hugs back atchya!

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Have a lovely day.
Danette