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Showing posts from December 7, 2008

Big Read Meme

Saw this over at Doodles and have nicked it. It's getting towards the end of the year and I always make my blog into a book (curtosy of the ingenius software that basically does it for you at Blurb) and I'm thinking that there's not much for 2008 so I'm going to have to bulk it up some how. So it's meme city from now on. Maybe.

The Big Read memeThis meme is originally from the Big Read. Apparently they reckon most people will have only read 6 of the 100 books here.Instructions:Look at the list and bold those you have read.Underline those you intend to read. (I had to make them a different colour instead - no underline on Blogger)Italicise the books you LOVE.Post your list so we can try and track down these people who’ve only read 6 and force books upon them.Heather marked with an S the books she started and couldn't finish so I did that too. Because I am a child of the 80s I've also asterixed (is that a word) the ones I haven't read but have seen a film …

Mermaid - the results are in!

Hoorah hoorah - Nightcrickett! I have pm'd you on ravelry. Natalie at the Yarn Yard has donated her donation page so you just need to donate 20 squid to medicine sans frontier and then register it with the Yarn Harlot here. If anyone else feels like making a donation then good on you. Think how much it will mean to someone plus it will make you warm and fuzzy inside.

I have been knitting furiously on a plethora of hats. Two hats. Ok, only two. But they're good. But then I only have a picture of one. But here it is. Oh yeah.

That is Pooch modelling it, but it is actually for my office secret santa recipient. The other hat, which is a red beanie and the third I have knitted like it, is for another secret santa. I knitted most of it during the KCG Board meeting yesterday. It took place at my workplace since they lent us the meeting room for nothing and my CEO was there working. Half way through he stuck his head in and said goodbye and I just know he's going to say something ab…