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Week Ending 10/24/2020

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    Week Ending 10/24/2020

    Post your WTD score for the week - 10/18/2020 - 10/24/2020

    Stashbusting MAL WTD 0/YTD -372 (2020-712)(2019-642)(2018-109)
    Book Challenge 18/30 (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

    I completed a hat/scarf set (+4) and a shawl (+2), and received 2 beautiful balls of yarn (+4) as a prize in the Charity Hat make along ( thank you, MrsDanielleWilson! 😊)

    WTD = +2

    Kathie from Indiana

    2021 Stashbuster: WTD + 10, YTD - 69


      I did not finish off or purchase anything this week, but I found a note about 2 finished partials that I forgot to account for.

      WTD = +2
      Stashbuster MAL 2021: WTD = +2, YTD = -447
      Stashbuster MAL 2020: -61


        I don't think I'll finish anything else today.

        WTD +2 YTD +166
        2021 Stasbusting week ending 7/3 WTD = +6 YTD = +102
        2020 Stash busted +160
        Book Challenge 103/150; 27 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


          I completely used one skein of Holstgarn Supersoft for my Slipstravaganza MKAL this week. I also got 6 skeins of mohair lace for an upcoming sweater project. I can already tell Advent is going to be a time of me going backwards a lot of points. Also, I got a promotion at work and all I want to do is buy yarn now.

          WTD -10, YTD -51
          2021 Stashbuster MAL WTD -20, YTD -128

          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


          • Char
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          • pinesprairie
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            Shauna825 Life things first - congratulations on that promotion, they wouldn't have given it to you if they didn't have confidence in you. A few nerves in the beginning are normal and they keep you on your toes so go do your best!

            I hadn't heard of Holstgarn yarn so took a look and am intrigued. I might be trying it out - I like to buy yarn too! Probably way too much though.

          • Shauna825
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            pinesprairie and Char thank you!

            pinesprairie I do appreciate your confidence. I know this is true but I always have a little doubt until I actually do the thing. I have had good leaders and I think I can take the best of each one and become my own leader. Holstgarn is a nice affordable yarn. I have used their Coast (cotton and wool) with good success. Now I'm using their Supersoft. It is non-superwash and therefore a bit rustic. I hear it really softens and plumps with washing so I'm looking forward to that.

          WTD +5 YTD +44
          I used up quite a few balls this week but I also won a prize in the hat MAL. Talk about a good 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 -44 WTD
          2021 50 New-to-me Books: 16
          National Craft Month: 2503 of 1760 yards


            WTD= -4 YTD= +6
            Gave away a skein of sock yarn to my little knitting friend (+2) Received some bare sock yarn (-4) I will be giving some away next week!
            Spin de Fleece Total Time: 29 hrs Total Grams: 567 Total Yards: 861
            Stashbuster MAL WTD: (-20) YTD: (-1)


              I finished off 2 skeins on Tunisian swatches & 1 on a scarf. Pretty good week for me!

              WTD +6

              Stashbusting MAL WTD 0/YTD -372 (2020-712)(2019-642)(2018-109)
              Book Challenge 18/30 (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


                I finished a vest (+4) and a bear (+6)
                WTD +10
                2021 Stashbuster MAL WTD +31, YTD +62
                Reading Challenge 20/40
                Cross Stitch 3/12
                Craft month goal 1.41/2 miles


                  I finished a skein of felici yarn.

                  Knitting is happening here! ❤️

                  Stashbuster MAL 2021: WTD + 0; YTD +417
                  Stashbuster MAL 2020: -286


                    WTD: +0, YTD: +149 WE 10/24
                    I used up 3 partial skeins working on Tunisian crochet scarfs.


                      I bought two skeins for our Tunisian crochet. +4
                      I finished up two ...one for my hat, one for the Tunisian crochet -4

                      Wtd 0
                      Ytd -35
                      Book Challenge 23/50
                      2021 stash busting WTD. 6 YTD.12


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