My new book on making knitted bracelets with beads and embroidery floss came in the mail yesterday. I looked through my bead box and found an assortment in a colorway I'll call spring lilacs. The pattern called for a size 2 needle but I found that a bit loose so I am using a 0. It is easy and fun.
There are so many different kinds of people in this world. Some are born to be athletes, others are born to be musicians. Lots of people play baseball or football. But few are born to be true athletes. Many people listen to music, sing in a choir, or play in a high school band. But few are born to be musicians. There are lots of knitters out there today. But few are born to knit!
You know you are born to knit when your yarn stash is larger than the inventory at the local yarn store. You wake up in the night and count stitches instead of sheep. When you think of sheep you think of wool.
And just because I have lymphedema, does not mean that I have lost my love of fiber. I will find a way…