Wednesday saw 4,444 sts knit on the Flirty Ruffles shawl.
Thursday 12,420 (Kyle was technically at home but was out with his friend Larry).
Friday 10,172 (Amanda had a PA day and Kyle was around more).
Saturday 11,142 (Kyle was around a bit, but Kerwyn took Amanda to the Toronto Auto Show). The calculations were simple enough - I even
Hot toddys kept the cold symptoms quiet and didn't interefe with my knitting. Kewl. The muscles through my right shoulder blade took a beating, but that's what spa bathtubs & massage therapists are for. And this is the Fortius part of the games - a strong finish.
I think that I might really get this done in time - blocking & everything. Believe me, there was some doubt before those extra days off. Needless to say the progress is visually apparent and I'm proud to show you! Even though the ruffle is still a major chunk of knitting I am really looking forward to it. No, I do not have a secret life as a submissive.
I know that Fiona will be glad to hear that I have not abandoned her and I have been working, if not diligently then sporadically with enthusiam, on her sweater and have finished the first sleeve and am 25% through the 2nd one. No worries - the deadline is not in jeopardy.
I have also gotten some work done on the Lacy Scallop Socks in the LL Hawaii. I don't get it. There has been so much fudging going on with this simple lace pattern that my teeth are starting to hurt and yet - knock on wood - I have had no issues with the Flirty Ruffles Shawl. Maybe I'm some sort of lace knitting savant. hmmmmm I don't think that you can see the