But the diet went by the wayside -- yet again -- on Sunday during the regular trek up to Three Bags Full.
As usual, I went in with the best intentions. I was going to buy just one skein of something I can't describe just yet, because it's for my not-yet-started prezzie for the Wranglers' Festivus Miracle Swap. Which is taking place on December 5th. And yes, it is November 24th today. Ummm, yeah; I don't want to talk about it.
Anyhoo, my secret spoilee might possibly visit ye olde blogge, so you'll just have to wait a bit longer. All will be revealed after the
Ok, just one hint: my spoilee isn't getting something knit from Noro.
But of course I didn't stop at that single skein. Instead, after
There's lots of good stuff there: Socks That Rock, Koigu, Malabrigo, Dream in Color Smooshy...but I didn't make it past the first section, which holds all the lovelies from local star SweetGeorgia Yarns.
Where this lonely little number beseeched me to take it home.
This is a skein of Tough Love Sock, in the Honey Fig colourway (which doesn't appear to be available on the site; but SweetGeorgia does custom dyeing, and ships, so you, too can have your very own skein).
I am, as they say, smitten. Big-time. I can't stop taking its picture.
Seriously, I might have to give it a pet name. Any ideas?