New Yarn


The arrival of a new yarn order in this house triggers the ceremonial Unwrapping and Arranging Along the Back of the Sofa. The subsequent Admiring can go on for days. So when our HUGE order arrived, much was made of stacking all the skeins in the right order (not that any of us have OCD or anything ~cough~), resulting a final stand-back-and-look-at-it-all declaration from the kids, “What exactly are you going to do with all that, then?” “I’m going to make stuff,” I told them, and before the final package was open, I’d crocheted the first two lines of a scarf…

The ceremonial stacking of new yarn along the back of the sofa.

The ceremonial stacking of new yarn along the back of the sofa.

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