After making the Mock Cable Wave socks (and failing to alternate skeins) and a mild case of disappointment:
I made it three quarters of the way and then the 'oh so similar' second skein was darker, not that it matters, it'll be in a shoe, but still ...
Maybe I needed a wee break, to try something different. So I pulled out my newly acquired Zoom Loom and made these:
What fun! I'd rather crochet a bunch of these together than knit - for the moment. I'd actually have to pull out my crochet hook to gather them, but it looks so easy!
And then I remembered my other 'distraction': cross stitch:
It's slow going and I'm learning as I go. You'll have to stay tuned.
And so, what with it being Spring and all (even though it snowed last night and my tulips fell down and can't get up) I went a little further in the 'changing things up' department. Tracey and I embarked on a little online adventure:
Tracey (tbmccarthy on Ravelry) is working on:
Lin Lin Shawl (as yet unpublished)
Is that enough newness for Spring?