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Shhh, it's a secret

We've had a long weekend, and I've been working on a secret project. I'm pretty sure that the person I'm knitting for doesn't read my blog, but just in case, I'll not tell you what it is. If you're one of my Ravelry friends, you can pop over there and take a look. What I will say is that the yarn was red and it was Madeline Toshsport weight.

 I got so many comments on how beautiful it is, and I loved working with it so much that I am about to put in an order of Madeline Tosh. A jumpers worth of 5 ply and some worsted for a good friend of mine who asked me for a cowl.


  1. ZigoZago, who import MadTosh, is having a sale at their new Castlemaine premises on 16 Feb


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I was putting away the yarn from my mothers ASJ, which I have finished - it's having a bath right now, and I found this blue yarn:

Now, I'm pretty sure that the yarn I left at book club a month ago was Patonyle in navy, and that's what this is too! Either way, it is an exact match:

That's the old yarn and the one I just found, together, and they are the exact same colour!

There is only 13 grams, so I don't know if it will be enough to finish both sleeves, and the  iCord front, but if it is I won't have to wait another month to declare this project done!