ginger: (Default)
Yesterday I acquired a fabulous chapeau.

ginger: (GCL admin)
Every year I take a knitting project* to GenCon for those times I find myself chilling out at our game base without anyone pestering conversing with me, and every year my knitting needles spend the con (usually including the airplane travel portion of the trip, in fact) completely untouched.

So I'm not sure which is worse this year -- that, when I got out my swift to wind off some stash yarn, my first thought was "Hrm. What project should I have ready for Con this year?" ...

or that I mostly picked one. A lovely orange lace shawl. Did you know that 440 yards of merino/silk laceweight takes exactly 419 cranks on my ball winder to wind up? At least, each of the four that I just did took exactly that. KnitPicks Gloss Lace in Carrot is a damn pretty yarn. Still need to decide on a pattern for sure.

*Ok, ok, usually 2. Or 3. Shut up. I also take like 8 books BESIDE the dozen or so game books. I believe in being prepared.

Also, I need to get my hat fixed. After years of being the only one who's title didn't fit the rest of the staff theme, I'm re-titling myself. So I need to find one of those little stands that will do embroidery on hats or whatnot while you wait, in the somewhat local vicinity, so I can get all my buttons moved over. Oi.

(Note to self: plan out this year's buttons.)
ginger: (Default)
Dear [ profile] swingkitten9 and [ profile] totheleft:

I will be driving the tiny vampire car and wearing a fabulous hat, and I will see you at the IHOP at 9:30!! Woot!!
ginger: (hair)
Woo! This weekend, while clothes-shopping with Ari, I finally found a fedora that fit my head! :)


ginger: (Default)

December 2016

252627282930 31


RSS Atom


Style Credit

Expand Cut Tags

No cut tags
Page generated 20 September 2017 12:46 pm
Powered by Dreamwidth Studios