Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Dishcloth and Photo Challenges, New Challenge

Dishcloth a Day #8

The Diagonal Dishcloth is available on Ravelry. It's a quick, fun little washcloth to make that has nice ridges on it for scrubbing.

Photo a Day Challenge January 8, 2013

Today's prompt was the letter T. I had to take a picture of something that starts with T. So I present to you a picture of the Thermometer showing the Temperature. Yes, it says 80 degrees. This was about 2:00 this afternoon. I love January in Florida :-)

Stash-buster Challenge

Well, I've added another challenge to my roster. I'm determined to cut down on some of my yarn stash (if I get anymore, we'll have to move!). So I'm linking up with the Stash-buster Challenge over at Linda's Crafty Corner. At the beginning of the month, I'll show a picture of some yarn stash that needs used up. Towards the end of the month (or sooner if I finish sooner) I'll show what I made with it. This is not to be confused with my Mini Monday projects; those usually require some planning. I'm trying to make the Stash-buster Challenge totally random, a challenge in and of itself for me!
So, this is the first bit of stash I'd like to use up.
I grabbed some blues and some greens in different shades (not very random yet, but give me time). When I finish my Stash-buster project, I'll post a picture of it. Easy peasy :-)

Thanks for reading!
Blessings :-)


7 comments:

  1. Welcome to the Stash-buster challenge! We can´t wait to see what surprise will come out of your selected yarns.
    See you soon...
    ♥ Ana BC

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  2. Nice dishcloth - the ridges will be good for scrubbing. :)

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    1. Thanks! I have one in my kitchen and I love it :-)

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  3. What a great idea. There is a stash diet challenge for cross stitch. Sadly, I didn't sign up for either one. I don't have any willpower. Did you see my Organized Chaos post.

    Linda

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    1. I need to do something about my cross stitch stash, too. Same problem: tons of thread, patterns and cloth and I never make the time to use it.
      Just saw the Organized Chaos post; love it! Been terrible about keeping up with everyone because of my slow computer.

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  4. I'd love to use my stash but i'm always finding more yarn at yard sales and on sale can't pass up yarn on sale so I don't think I'll ever be using up all my yarn stash but that's not a bad thing love the idea though. I'll say my guess for your stash busting project is a tablecloth. It's the best I got. At least this site keeps me smiling thanks!

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