Thursday, July 14, 2011

Because not everybody thinks about yarn 24/7



This is an actual made-up conversation DD and I almost had on our way up to the dentist this afternoon:

Me: Cool! Look at those clouds! That group looks just like roving. Quick! Grab my phone and take a picture.

DD: What? Take a picture of what? What the hell is roving?


This is a photo she took on our way home, actually, and no the clouds didn't look like roving anymore.

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  1. What?
    I don't understand the title of your post.
    The picture is nice though.

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  2. They don't? !! :)

    "actual made-up" love it!

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  3. They may not look like roving anymore, but they are STILL very cool clouds.

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  4. LOL, I could picture having the exact same conversaton with my daughter!

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  5. Personally, I NEVER stop thinking about yarn. Except when the soft shell crabs arrive.

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  6. sounds so very familiar......
    Fireman will not stop for my photo thoughts.....I often get blurry things in my camera

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  7. I had a great time at a recent knit night watching my male (nonknitter) friend try to work out what different knitting terms might mean. Priceless.

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  8. LOL @ "what the hell is roving"...I have SO heard that one.

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  9. Hahaha! Too funny..!

    Glad to hear I am not the only one thinking about yarn/fiber 24/7... From the moment I wake up, to the moment I shut my eyes to sleep, I think of yarn.

    Oh wait, I even dream about it. And some people are convinced I knit in my sleep...

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  10. Whenever I admire things lately in stores, one of my daughters will say, "You could make that." You've got to love that kind of faith, no matter how misplaced it is :-)

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  11. LOL, love it!

    PS. There's gotta be something wrong with people who don't think about yarn!!!

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  12. Who doesn't think about yarn?

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  13. I totally see the roving ! Very cute post.

    Sincerely,
    Carolyn -Two Cables

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  14. Totally cracked me up!...the whole conversation, the picture...too fun.

    Appreciated your suggestion about a knit stitch book...can't wait to get my hands on one. Life's been crazy and now the computer is having attitude problems. :) But then, it's always *something*.

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