Sunday, March 09, 2008

Trystero in Rainbow Fish Colors



YIKES! A pile of knots! Whoever was supposed to be watching the skeining machine must have been napping. Sheez. I hope the second skein fares better.

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  I started some cabled wonder socks called Trystero designed by Cookie A.  They are complex yet irresistible at the same time.  It feels like you are following a map while knitting.  I can't leave them alone.  I got a lot done last night while watching Darjeeling Limited from Netflix.  It was a quirky movie with even quirkier casting.  Who could possibly believe that Owen Wilson,  Adrian Brody and Jason Schwartzman  were brothers?  No Way.  But, I am a total sucker for interesting scenery and cultural immersion.  Also,  I decided I could never ride on the Indian rail system.


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Here's Katherine in the stash busting lace scarf.  It's cushy soft and lofty.  She may not need it where we're going to!

P.S.  A  Kauni is coming!

3 comments :

wooly daisy said...

hi soxy!!! that first picture looks like this bit of lace i tried last year-until "luca brasi" got ahold of it-

the sock is just gorgeous!

katherine must love that scarf-wowie!!!!!

yes, i think you do need to start an insulator collection-they are just so cool. expensive hobby though-we saw some in the $1000s. oh well.

p.s. what is a kauni????????

Jill L said...

I love the socks and the lace scarf. Just got my first shipment of The Seven Deadly S(p)ins and so I am off to learn a new a pattern. Did you get that sock yarn at Stitches?

kaoticorchid said...

WOW! Katherine's scarf is so pretty! I love the color of the sock you're knitting. Pretty pretty pretty!