I was quite productive over my quiet Christmas and managed the last 20% of some projects in January and February. At last, I have some Finished Objects (FOs), which feels like quite an achievement!
The Evenstar fingerless mittens are finished and ready to go as a birthday gift-come-pay it forward. My remaining pay-it-forward is a little kai no kuchi box. I love these and should make myself one, so I have more planned.
The Autumn Leaves 'thing' is now a scarf. Since then, I've finished the ruffle scarf too. Is it possible to have too many scarves? I might have to gift or sell this one. The ruffleyness is better since I washed it to remove the 'factory' smell of the yarn.
I've washed some artificial silk (polyester-viscose) saris, to see how colourfast they are and how well they wash, in preparation for using them in various projects.
Several other washloads have also been done, but I still didn't manage to empty the
basket, however temporarily. I've even made a start on the spring
I finally decided how I wanted to do my 'Longshore' random wave crochet
blanket, the idea for which has been lurking for a while. I learnt how to do the different lengths/heights of crochet stitches and tested them out by making a bookmark.
My other 'finished objects' are my tax return, a corporate tax return, accounts, paid bills, a heap of paperwork sorted and filed/recycled/shredded, computer files archived and backed up, and updated risk assessments for my classes.
The 'Sequins on my Balcony' show in Cardigan was a success and I managed to finish the technical spec and cue sheets, and remember all my costume, make-up, etc for the performance. I sorted, washed, dried and priced up belly dance clothing and accessories which I'm selling on behalf of a friend and got one of the printers working so that I could print out labels and class flyers.
I sorted out my issues with the Vite Cowl and that is now finished. I've also managed, at last, to make a start on fingerless mittens for myself and they are knitting up so fast, they'll soon be finished too!
I should stop boasting, because the To Do list is still as long as my arm. It's not much really, compared to what some other people manage, but at the moment I feel like Superwoman, and that's a rare event.