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Jan in CA
11-22-2005, 11:11 PM
Damn...I don't think I can wait! :shock: I got Simple Stripe sock yarn in crayon and vinyard! I got WOTA in cranberry, iron ore, tulip, violet, winter night, fern and coal! :happydance: :cheering:

Ingrid
11-22-2005, 11:17 PM
And thus the waiting begins . . . :hiding:

KellyK
11-23-2005, 01:31 AM
Im ALL excited for ya!!

I LOVE that vineyard colorway...

Jan in CA
11-23-2005, 02:54 AM
OMG! No one told me it's crazy avatar day! :shock: :roflhard:

KellyK
11-23-2005, 08:33 AM
It kinda started in Ingrid's blog.....

rebecca
11-23-2005, 01:36 PM
MY AVATAR REMAINS....Knitting Yoda said "Over knitting watch I must" So I can't change it :rollseyes:
Girl...you are gonna be SO EXCITED when u open that 1st box from KP!!! Fern is what I am doing my whole 'Backyard Leaves' scarf ensemble set in; doing another scarf ensemble in winter night ;); and honey, got & love that sock yarn :cheering: :cheering: :cheering: :cheering: LUCKY YOU :happydance: :happydance: :happydance:

tigger0229
11-23-2005, 02:00 PM
Jan I just received the hollyberry and hyacinth and they are GORGEOUS.
you'll love the feel of the wota./

Jan in CA
11-23-2005, 02:02 PM
Jan I just received the hollyberry and hyacinth and they are GORGEOUS.
you'll love the feel of the wota./

Ooo what color is the hyacinth?

tigger0229
11-23-2005, 02:13 PM
it's almost like a royal blue.
I am using them to make that felted basket on the knitpicks site under projects.
http://www.knitpicks.com/Projects/Projects_Display_Yarn.aspx?itemid=50404220&yarnid=5420103

Jan in CA
11-23-2005, 02:17 PM
That's a cool basket!

The color looked more blue to me, but the name hyacinth seemed like it should be purple. I was looking for a dark purple and they don't seem to have one.

tigger0229
11-23-2005, 02:40 PM
yes, it makes me think it should be purple also, but it's not.

MaryS
11-23-2005, 04:02 PM
KK always describes Hyacinth as: 'PURPLEY BLUE"

So you're both right!!! :happydance: :happydance: :happydance:

I :heart: :heart: :heart: that color.

Mary

Jan in CA
11-25-2005, 12:23 PM
My order shipped on Wednesday! Whoohoo! :cheering: Yeah, yeah... I know it'll probably take 2 weeks. :rollseyes: :lol:

Here's what I got:
2 Fern Wool of the Andes
1 Tulip Wool of the Andes
1 Violet Wool of the Andes
4 Cranberry Wool of the Andes
4 Winter Night Wool of the Andes
1 Coal Wool of the Andes
2 Vineyard Simple Stripes
2 Crayons Simple Stripes
2 Cherry Blossom Wool of the Andes
2 Iron Ore Wool of the Andes

I'm going to attempt socks again when I get the sock book and some of it's going to a bag for me and hat for DH. Not sure what else yet.

rebecca
11-25-2005, 12:51 PM
:happydance: :happydance: YAY for you :cheering: :cheering: Hopefully u will be seeing your goodies very soon ;)

Ingrid
11-25-2005, 01:12 PM
When you get back from stalking the mailbox, I just want to say I love the moose!

hedgehog
11-25-2005, 01:14 PM
And thus the waiting begins . . . :hiding:

Yep.. hope it arrives soon!

-hh

Angelia
11-25-2005, 08:42 PM
Wow, Jan! You went crazy with that order. :shock: Lots of lusciousness is on its way to you!

Be sure to put it all in a pile and photograph it; you know that's what we love to see! :inlove: :inlove:

kitkat
11-26-2005, 12:39 PM
I just ordered too. Enough for 3 clogs (for Valentines Day, not Christmas) and a pair of socks. WEEEE!!!