Yarn Along

~ Two of my favorite things are knitting and reading, and the evidence of this often shows up in my photographs. I love seeing what other people are knitting and reading as well. So, what are you knitting or crocheting right now? What are you reading? Take a photo and share it either on your blog or on Flickr. Leave a link below to share your photo with the rest of us! ~

I can’t seem to stay focused on one knitting project at a time anymore.  I cast on Beatrix’s Camilla last week and I keep going back to it rather than working on my other projects.  (knitting it in carrie’s yellow, as I have been wanting to knit Bea a yellow sweater for some time-knitting the 24 mo. size with a couple extra fan repeats to make it long enough for her)   I have the yarn to knit another one for the new baby, and plans to knit one for Larkspur and one for me as well.  I realize that might be overkill, but I just really love the look of this sweater, and we will all have different colors.  Both the child and the adult pattern call for bulky yarn, so I think that will make it feasible to finish the sweaters for Larkspur and me. 
 I’ve never knit myself a sweater, so this will be a first.
I am about halfway through The Forgotten Garden, so I am definintely not sticking with my original plan of it being my first postpartum read considering the fact that I am still pregnant!  I am reading The Hotel Cat to my kids.  They all love Jenny Linsky and her cat friends!
Thanks so much for playing along!
(**And those of you posting crochet projects, don’t forget to add the word “crochet” next to your name! thanks!)
Below is a linky list if you’d like to add a link to your own Yarn Along photo.

(1) Make sure the link you submit is to the URL of your blog post or your specific Flickr photo and not your main blog URL or Flickr Photostream. Please be sure and link to your current Yarn Along post, and not a Yarn Along post from a previous week.
(2) Include a link back here in your blog post or flickr photo page.
(3) If you have any trouble linking up, just email me and I will help you!

You can also join the Flickr Yarn Along Group to share your knitting and reading photos anytime!

I love to hear from you!