I have spent the past five days working for Suzy Hausfrau Yarn Store at the Sydney Craft and Quilt Fair, and I am SO TIRED! I really wanted to spend today in my pyjamas, but we apparently need food to survive, so I showered, dressed and ventured out in my daggiest but comfiest mom jeans to do the grocery shopping and now I am hibernating again, catching up on some TV with my feet up.
Gosh it was fun though. How could it not be, when I could look at, talk about, and squish this all day:
And of course I had to bring some home with me … Some of this:
And some of this:
And I had a chance to have a few quick looks around the rest of the Fair, and there was a stand selling a whole lot of Interweave books and DVDs for $5 each! I couldn’t resist:
And I picked up a Tulip Etimo Rose crochet hook – I’ve only heard about these, never seen in person, so I couldn’t resist. It’s very nice to use, I like it a lot. Even if it is pink…
And finally, something new from Habu – a wool crepe, which apparently pleats when it is washed, like Issey Miyake fabric: