1. What is/are your favorite yarn/s to knit with? What fibers do you absolutely *not* like?
I like Koigu, CTH, Trekking XXL, Opal, Mama E's, Sweet Georgia, Cascade 220, basically all yummy yarn!
I don't like scratchy acrylic or eyelash yarn.
2. What do you use to store your needles/hooks in?
I made a few needle rolls :)
3. How long have you been knitting & how did you learn? Would you consider your skill level to be beginner, intermediate or advanced?
Almost 3 years and self taught. I think I'm intermediate to advance.
4. Do you have an Amazon or other online wish list?
I can make one :)
5. What's your favorite scent?
Lavendar Vanilla, Sweat Peas.
6. Do you have a sweet tooth? Favorite candy?
Chocolate. Really. Yummy. Chocolate. :)
7. What other crafts or Do-It-Yourself things do you like to do? Do you spin?
Nothing much besides knitting for right now.
8. What kind of music do you like? Can your computer/stereo play MP3s? (if your buddy wants to make you a CD)
9. What's your favorite color(s)? Any colors you just can't stand?
Purple, Blue Dark Pink, Black, Chartreuse, ect. I have a lot of orange in the stash ;)
10. What is your family situation? Do you have any pets?
Married w/ 2 cats.
11. Do you wear scarves, hats, mittens or ponchos?
Yes, Yes, Yes and No.
12. What is/are your favorite item/s to knit?
Baby items, Socks and Lace.
13. What are you knitting right now?
1.CTH Plain Vanilla socks
2. Orange Opal socks
3. Lace Leaves Shawl (8 rows left!)
4. MDK Log Cabin Blankie (2/3 finished)
5.Fiber Trends Peace Shawl (just started)
6. Red Cabled Sock (1 completed)
7.Fiber Trends Clogs (1 complete)
8. Cabled Baby Blankie (1/4 finished)
9. Bayerische Socks
10. Blue Striped Socks
14. Do you like to receive handmade gifts?
15. Do you prefer straight or circular needles? Bamboo, aluminum, plastic?
I use them all depending on the project!
16. Do you own a yarn winder and/or swift?
Yes and Yes :)
17. How old is your oldest UFO?
18. What is your favorite holiday?
Does my birthday count??
19. Is there anything that you collect?
Besides yarn? knitting books :)
20. Any books, yarns, needles or patterns out there you are dying to get your hands on? What knitting magazine subscriptions do you have?
Fiber Trends Estonian Garden Shawl
Fiber Trends Baltic Sea Stole
Fiber Trends Faina Scarf
Vogue Knitting Stitchionary Volume 2
21. Are there any new techniques you'd like to learn?
I just learned entrelac so.. I think I know a little bit about everything.
22. Are you a sock knitter? What are your foot measurements?
Yes and I wear average sz 9
23. When is your birthday?
April 28 :)