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Vampire weekend

I've been knitting My Vampire Boyfriend socks, and loving it. The heart shapes, the bitemark cables. So much fun.

I told Leon that My Vampire Boyfriend is Spike, from Buffy the vampire Slayer. Last night we watched the episode where he first comes to Sunnydale, with the weak and crazy Druisilla. Tonight we are going to watch the Angel episode where he comes back. If you are nodding your head, thinking, Spike's my vampire boyfriend, or shaking it and saying, it's Angel, Angel all the way, you might have as much fun as I am with these socks. Addictive cables + vampires = fun.

And all the talk of vampires has led to a vampire theme for the weekend. We have plans to watch From Dusk Till Dawn, and also Interview with a Vampire. And throughout I am knitting with dried blood coloured wool, on my Vampire boyfriend socks.


  1. I cannot believe Spike is you vampire boyfriend, sir broody pants is mine, I'll love Angel forever!


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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!

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