Doubles 

Stash busting is fun especially to begin with when there’s no plan. I just started out making a four colour double crochet block, then another. Doubles are pretty greedy stitches though, so I can imagine I might want to go to restock the claret and raspberry yarn (my two current favourite shades) which kind of defeats the object of a stash buster make. Still, Stylecraft is cheap. Lucky isn’t it?

For years my cousin and I have been reading the alphabet series by Sue Grafton, sharing the books after hunting them all down in charity shops. Latterly we’ve been waiting a few years at a time for the next one to be published. X is the 24th in the series. I worry that Sue Grafton might not get to the end sometimes. 

I’m only 3 or 4 chapters in, but Kinsey’s already eaten a grilled cheese sandwich and bought peanut butter, so all is well!  These books always make me crave egg and cucumber or pnb sandwiches without fail…

I’m joining in with Ginny and all the other yarn alongers again. It’s my fave post of the week and I love to see what others are reading and making. Looking up the #yarnalong tag on Instagram is good too. 

4 thoughts on “Doubles 

  1. Ooh I don’t know these books at all. I shall look out for them. Stash busting is like that, you use up a load and then whoops you just have to go yarn shopping again!
    By the way thanks for the emails. I did reply but clearly did something wrong. Are you sure, I mean really really sure . If so a big thank you.I will have a go at replying properly this afternoon, when I am on the computer rather than my phone!
    Nice squares by the way.

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