Is a yarn diet really a yarn diet if you don’t break it once in a while?

And who could say no to this wonderful eye candy?


Hey, it’s just six balls of yarn, and I’ve used two balls last week, every little bit of them until nothing was left.

The Drops Air is gorgeous, I could pet it all day. The yarn is not spun, but air-blown into a tube. Do I have to learn air-blowing now instead of spinning? I hope not…

The two balls on the right are Schoppelwolle Gradient, a worsted weight version of their beautiful Zauberball yarn. The blue one will be knit together with a strand of the weight Big Fabel, I hope my idea will look as nice in reality as it does in my imagination.

And here’s the proof that I’ve used two balls of yarn, the Viking Eco Alpaca I brought from Norway in the summer:

1 Kopie

Most of it became this cowl that went into testing today. If you’re interested in testing it, come over here.


The rest was turned into a pair of slippers using this pattern