Wheeeeeeeeee! My Knit Picks order has arrived! Mostly.
The blocking wires were shipped separately, arriving in Canada the same day, but there is some sort of holdup with them. The main package, however, went from Mississauga to Scarborough before arriving in my hands in the middle of Toronto (which is about 15 km overshot and then 15 km backtracking, if you’re unfamiliar with the area). Although the fact that the postal service manages to ship something from a single building to another single building in a different country in anywhere less than two weeks for a few bucks is really pretty amazing when you think about it.
So, here is the haul:
Yup, so I have everything I need to get started on $5 in Paris and it wasn’t even that much more than $5. It’s my first sweater project. Previous knitting of a form-fitting top did not go so well
But new year, new design (top down to try it on as I go). Hopefully I’m older, wiser, better at measuring. Look, I’ve already learned a valuable lesson:
What could go wrong? Let me say that one more time in CapsLk so I can link back to it later and laugh at my naïveté:
WHAT COULD GO WRONG?
ETA: “Injury report” was a suggested tag by WordPress. How commonly used is it?