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Things I bought on the internet - the post that should have been the first post

I wrote the first 'Things I bought on the Internet" post when I had just bought four things, starting with some multicoloured metal stitch markers on eBay. I figured I would blog all four packages over the next couple of weeks and be done with that theme. Well, the initial purchase of the stitch markers never arrived. After six weeks, I gave up and bought the only other metal stitch markers I could find. These were gold, and while they  are fine, they weren't perfect for what I felt like. For reasons I cannot explain I then looked on Etsy, where I found these:

Coloured powder coated metal stitch markers. Exactly what I wanted. And, while they cost more than $2.60, these ones actually arrived, and quickly. So that's the wrap up to the intended "things I bought on the internet" posts, although I am expecting a couple more packages in the next week or so, and I'm sure I will tell you about them as they arrive.


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Look what I found!!

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!