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39 minutes ago, PBLKNP said:

Oh, no!  I’m a day late and a dollar short. My totals were:

No worries Pam! I've included you in the scores. Have a great day!

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Thanks!  So sorry.  I do try to be on time.  In fact, my Sweetums usually reminds me. 🤣

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I've used up two more skeins on the lap throw....+4.

Used another skein...+2  = +6.

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I finished the 2nd bunny and started the 3rd. I used the rest of the 1st skein and started the 2nd skein. I gave a friend a ball of red :yarn  (+2) :cheer .  Still working 6 days/week and now we have to wear masks. Lots of $$ but not much time to :crocheting . 

WTD: + 2   YTD: + 55

Ellie 13

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I used another skein in the lap throw...+2 = +8. I was curious and weighed the last ones I got out and they are on average 2 oz skeins (mill ends).

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Hi everyone! If you (like myself) have your days mixed up...well, it's Saturday!

Post your scores by the end of the day. 💗

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I was hoping to get through a skein, but such was not meant to be!  I finished a knitting project, but just got three more skeins for the Seaside Sampler Afghan from Annie's Attic this week (not that I mind the opportunity to switch gears and work on more challenging stripes):

WTD = -6

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I thought I might get thru one more skein but it didn't happen.

WTD +8

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Hi all! I've been working on my Sashiko Happy Coat this week I'm about 90% done and I've decided that..as much as I love the decorative stitching in the pattern....I just can't get it right so I'm going to do my own design instead lol. Hopefully I'll be finishing it this next week. I used up 8 skeins this week. 

WTD +16

YTD +120

 

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I made 2 earwarmers just so I wouldn't have to count the skein I received with my Furls hook. Still no real progress on the WIPs.
I'll get there, sooner or later. Still love the process.

WTD 0

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Scores for the week ending 05/02/2020

🥇 Gold Medal Winner: Inkked0317 +16

🥈 Silver Medal Winner:  greyhoundgrandma +8

🥉 Bronze Medal Winner:  Ellie 13 +2

Holding Steady: 

  • howieann 0
  • TexasPurl 0
  • pineknott 0

 

🚀 Shoot the Moon Winner: PBLKNP  -6

 

Have a Happy week! 💖

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I'm one that can't keep the days straight anymore,didn't really matter I was still at 0 for the week

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Oh, Lord, I’ve done it AGAIN.  Well, I’ll make a note to do the scores next week!  

I don’t about the rest of you, but my WIPs are out of control since this shut-in began.  I keep jumping from one project to another—I’ve lost track of how many I have going!  Right now, I’m working on the Seaside Sampler.

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14 hours ago, PBLKNP said:

Oh, Lord, I’ve done it AGAIN.  Well, I’ll make a note to do the scores next week!  

I don’t about the rest of you, but my WIPs are out of control since this shut-in began.  I keep jumping from one project to another—I’ve lost track of how many I have going!  Right now, I’m working on the Seaside Sampler.

Pam - I can't seem to focus on any one project these days. I found more WIPs in my back room while trying to re-organize. It was nearly overwhelming.

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I finished the lap throw and a skein...+2.

I have projects that I want to start/work on, but my time is so fragmented that I've been sticking to simple/no brainer patterns. Recently I seem to be stuck on hdc between the stitches. Simple and requires no thought to pick up at odd moments.

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13 minutes ago, greyhoundgrandma said:

I finished the lap throw and a skein...+2.

I have projects that I want to start/work on, but my time is so fragmented that I've been sticking to simple/no brainer patterns. Recently I seem to be stuck on hdc between the stitches. Simple and requires no thought to pick up at odd moments.

Um, pictures please! I'm happy you managed to finish a project! 

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So....my bonus daughter is expecting ♡♡ and today they did the gender reveal ♡♡ and we officially have our first granddaughter on the way!!!!!! Obviously this requires me to buy yarn while it's on sale so I can get these hooks moving making stuff for her!!! Ordered 19 skeins hahaha not even sorry about the hit my score is taking this week!!

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3 hours ago, Inkked0317 said:

So....my bonus daughter is expecting ♡♡ and today they did the gender reveal ♡♡ and we officially have our first granddaughter on the way!!!!!! Obviously this requires me to buy yarn while it's on sale so I can get these hooks moving making stuff for her!!! Ordered 19 skeins hahaha not even sorry about the hit my score is taking this week!!

Congratulations! 💗💗

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Jessie, congratulations! The best reason ever to buy yarn.

Debbie, I've got several things I need to weave in the ends on and then take pictures.

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Oh dear. I received 36 balls of thread & 34 skeins of yarn from my yarn angel, I purchased 6 skeins of yarn for a test that only requires 2 but they only came in packages of 3 & I cut & rolled 5 balls of t-shirt yarn. Sigh....

WTD -162

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I know I’m on the hook to do totals. I’m probably going to do this by 9:00 am, as we are going to visit my mother’s grave tomorrow (we do this every Mother’s Day). It’s a long drive so we’ll be setting out early. We figure a graveyard will be a safe enough for “social distancing.”  We just won’t be able to eat at her favorite restaurant afterwards. 

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Happy mother's day to all the mommas here ♡

I finisged my Sashiko Happy Coat (just have to find buttons) and used 4 balls on that. Then I made little pink baby sneakers for my bonus daughter's gender reveal and used 2 balls there. And then the yarn sale!! Ordered 19 skeins that are all for making baby stuff lol.

WTD -32

YTD +88

 

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13 hours ago, PBLKNP said:

I know I’m on the hook to do totals. I’m probably going to do this by 9:00 am, as we are going to visit my mother’s grave tomorrow (we do this every Mother’s Day). It’s a long drive so we’ll be setting out early. We figure a graveyard will be a safe enough for “social distancing.”  We just won’t be able to eat at her favorite restaurant afterwards. 

Pam ~ I can post later for you if you need me to. 💗

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