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    Week Ending 09/12/2020

    Post your score for the week - 09/06/2020 - 09/12/2020

    For our new members: Reference THIS thread for scoring guidelines. Welcome to the Challenge!
    Debbie

    Stashbusting MAL WTD +4/YTD -162 (2020-712)(2019-642)(2018-109)
    Book Challenge 17/30 (2020-55)(2019-51)(2018-35)

    I've come to the conclusion that collecting yarn, and using yarn are two entirely separate hobbies.
    Crochet Is My Yoga

    #2
    My Christmas yarn order came this week from Knit Picks. I have 15 skeins of yarn for -30 and nothing finished. This yarn will become four adult pairs of colorwork mittens, one baby size color work mittens, and three hats....if I can manage to get it all done. I started the first pair tonight and I am loving them. Colorwork is truly magical.


    WTD -30, YTD -26
    2021 Stashbuster MAL WTD -49, YTD -19

    Knitting not only relaxes me, it also brings a feeling of being at home.
    -Magdalena Neuner


    Properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn't hurt the untroubled spirit either.
    -Elizabeth Zimmermann

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    • DJM
      DJM commented
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      I'm drooling over the color of the yarn you received. Your colorwork mittens are beautiful.

    • Shauna825
      Shauna825 commented
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      knitter131 and DJM thank you!

    • hereami
      hereami commented
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      This is beautiful yarn. Totally worth -30.
      And your project...is amazing.

    #3
    This was a good week, as I made progress on completing some WIP’s. Especially a lace wrap that took forever! I didn’t purchase any yarn, completed two scarves and the lace wrap.

    WTD +9
    Kathie from Indiana

    2021 Stashbuster: WTD +4, YTD -34

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      #4
      I finished one skein this week for

      WTD +2

      YTD +188


      Next week however, I may be over the moon. DIL is destashing to me (I think a flat rate box, not sure which size) so since I was having a lot come in I ordered some cascade superwash to make more 1898 hats.
      Linda
      2021 Stasbusting week ending 5/1 WTD = 0 YTD = +56
      2020 Stash busted +160
      Book Challenge 66/100; 15 non-fiction


      "All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost.
      The Old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost" JRR Tolkien

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      #5
      I started the next border color on my Sparkle Shawl and finished the first skein on my new Gaskell Shawl, so I am +4 for the week.

      WTD ending 9/2 = +4
      National Craft Month Challenge: 3,434 of 5,000 yards
      Stashbuster MAL 2021: WTD = +10, YTD = -73
      Stashbuster MAL 2020: -61

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        #6
        I finished out a skein on the Tunisian series. Then I received another box in the mail.

        WTD -36 😳
        Debbie

        Stashbusting MAL WTD +4/YTD -162 (2020-712)(2019-642)(2018-109)
        Book Challenge 17/30 (2020-55)(2019-51)(2018-35)

        I've come to the conclusion that collecting yarn, and using yarn are two entirely separate hobbies.
        Crochet Is My Yoga

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          #7

          Hooray, I finished something this week, 3 years in the making, my Scraptacular Hexagon Afghan. Used up +3 this week, but finished 2 half skeins (115gm) of handspun this week (although the useability is questionable, lol) that puts me at +1 for the week, and 0 for YTD.

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          2021 Stashbuster MAL Week Ending 4/10/21= (+1) YTD =+20

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          • pinesprairie
            pinesprairie commented
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            Congratulations! It's a fantastic feeling to finally finish a multi-year blanket. It's going to make you happy every time you see it!

          • Shauna825
            Shauna825 commented
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            Both are gorgeous! That scrap blanket is a huge accomplishment.

          • hereami
            hereami commented
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            Love them both.
            I have been thinking of trying to make some hexagons.

          #8
          +4 WTD +52 YTD
          I used up a few partial balls this week.
          Natalie from Oklahoma

          "If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom - go from us in peace. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen."
          ~~Samuel Adams

          Stashbuster MAL 2021 YTD -34 WTD -12
          2021 50 New-to-me Books: 16
          National Craft Month: 2503 of 1760 yards

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            #9
            No FO this week.
            WTD 0
            2021 Stashbuster MAL WTD +6, YTD +83
            Reading Challenge 5/40
            Cross Stitch 2/12
            Craft month goal 1.41/2 miles

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              #10
              WTD: +6, YTD: +137 WE 9/12
              I used up 2 skeins of cotton and finished a skein of super saver.

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                #11
                I finished a shawl in a ball infinity scarf, using a full skein.

                WTD: +2
                Knitting is happening here! ❤️

                Stashbuster MAL 2021: WTD +106; YTD +246
                Stashbuster MAL 2020: -286

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                  #12
                  I get to walk along side Natalia this week.
                  0bought 0used up

                  I did work on my tunisian squares, and my WIP shawl. Maybe next week I can add to my positive score.

                  Looks like there was plenty of activity out there. Woo Hoo! And If promise not to giggle at your dance this week will you pls send pics. lol.
                  Book Challenge 20/50
                  2021 stash busting WTD. o YTD. 6

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