Wednesday, August 27, 2014

knitting and reading

I finally was able to finish the band of my lovely hat!  I have worked a few rounds of the moss stitch pattern, and I really like it.  This is a very quick knit, and if I had an hour to sit down and finish it I could.



Perhaps today will be the day!  We woke up with the lovely national (world wide?!) Time Warner Cable internet outage.  It has been off and on all morning, and I am just crossing my fingers I can finish this post before it goes out again.

As far as my reading goes, I received a new book in the mail last week to review.  Dark Hope by Monica McGurk.  It is a young adult book and first in a series, so I am looking forward to digging into this and seeing how it develops.  Look for a review soon!

What are you knitting and reading this week?  And happy back to school day to all the kids going back today!

Linking up with Ginny, Tami, and Nicole

7 comments:

  1. That hat looks really neat. I like the robust textures!

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  2. The book sounds interesting. I'll wait for your review.

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  3. Oh your hat is even cuter than the pictures in the pattern! It's looking really sweet!

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  4. Your hat looks really pretty I love the texture and color! I have started the Laodice shawl and I am reading "Trouble in Store" by Carol Cox. It's a cute read with a bit of romance and mystery too :) Your book sounds very interesting I look forward to your review!

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  5. Glad you got your post done. I hope you can finish that great hat. I love the color.

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  6. I love moss stitch - it gives such a great texture to a hat!

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