So I'm giving up on trying to come up with witty, well-written, clever entries about the happenings of a knitting cupcaker and her family. Instead, I think we're going to try the "short and sweet" approach.
So this is what I've got for today as a recap for October:
I made this yarn:
It's half fleece artist BFL and half purple corriedale. In the end, it give me 98 g (about 64 yards) of bulky weight yarn. I want to do mittens but I don't know if I have enough.
I made most of a sweater:
It's a modified version of Star-Cross'd Love. Pattern was originally a size small, I'm making it a L/XL. Looks good so far. Need some sleeves and to add a bit of length to the collar. If you're a Raveler, my pattern page lives here.
I dyed some new roving for my shop:
It's a new Cupcake Factory line called "Confection" and it lives here
I made these:
The little ones are chocolate cakes baked in Pampered Chef prep bowls. The big ones is yellow cake w/ halloween sprinkles (funfetti-syle) and baked in a PC small batter bowl. Little stems are mint candies. Large stem is molded lime tootsie rolls.
I went here:
And did this:
Oh! And because Melody asked so nice, here is a gratuitous dog picture: