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Unravelled Wednesday and WAYRN - on the cusp

I am on the cusp of finishing my mystery gnome.

There are just two more clues. I guess we are going to add her features, arms and accessories. This has been so much fun.

We're also on the cusp of starting Stephen West's  Shawlography MKAL. While I wait I'm knitting a pair of socks for Leon. I'm using my oldest sock yarn, which is woollen spun and 50 percent mohair. I wanted to do a nice cabled project, but it just wasn't showing up, so instead I'm doing Reverso from Knitty, which is basically a broken rib, and it knitting up very quickly.

I'm still reading Empire of Vampires - it's a big book, but has also been quite a quick read, because, while dark, it has a fast moving interesting plot. Highly recommend.  

I'm not listening to an audio-book right now, although I am chewing through pod-casts. I started David Mitchel's The One Thousand Autumns of Joseph De Zoot and I just could not get in to it. Endless tedious descriptions. Maybe it's not a good lockdown book.

And that's my week in reading, knitting and spinning. To read my all my book reviews, and to see everything I knit, you can find me on Ravelry as Sharondoubleknit and on GoodReads as Sharondblk.

I'm joining in with Kat from As Kat Knits for Unravelled Wednesday and Kat from the Bookdate for It's Monday, What Are You Reading.  Thanks Kat and Kat for hosting these linkups.  


  1. Podcasts are so great!
    And I really admire your skill with needles!


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