Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Knitters Treat ExChange

Knitters Treat ExChange
Im waiting to see if I was successful in joining this,but I think I was a bit late ,thought that just in case I would post the Questionaire anyway!

Knitters Treat Exchange Questionnaire

1. What's your favourite type of yarn? soft touch wool, especially sock wool (some feel so coarse!)

2. What's your least favourite type of yarn? cheap acrylics,anything harsh

3. What's the first thing you do when you visit a new yarn shop?Check the range and colours usually of natural fibres of all plys, especially 4ply!!!!! And on with the touch test,feel the sensation of beautiful fibres!

4. What other crafts do you do / would like to do? I spin and dye my own wool/fibre,crochet blankets for my boys

5. What magazines do you currently subscribe to? None,buy what I can locally which isnt much but would love to subscribe to Wild Fibres ,Yarn and Simply Knitting

6. Put this type of magazine in order of preference:Knitting / Garden/ Crochet / Other Craft / Food / Home / Fashion / Celebrity Gossip /

7. What items do you like to knit / crochet? Anything but at moment its socks, jumpers and vests and of course dish cloths(and scarves for the Mothers Day Stall at School at moment)

8. Are you allergic to anything? Not really,unwashed alpaca makes me itch,though smoke gives me asthma/hayfever!

9.What do you like to* smell of?(*This is not a typo. The question is: What do you like to smell of) Nice perfume!and other floral fragrances,like lavender,vanilla!

10. What's your favourite way to relax? a good cuppa ,interesting TV show and my latest knitting project (knitting by the local pool in summer,by the fire in winter or on the sunny verandah)
11. You're stood in front of a Victorian style sweetshop, an Italian cafe, an old fashioned bakery and a dainty tea room. Where do you go first? Old fashion bakery ,hmmmm,yum!!!!!

12. What do you come out with? Apple turnover!!!

13. Where do you go next? The Italian Caffe for a Cappuchino(lots of chocy on top) and then the nearest LWS,what bliss!

14. Any other words of wisdom for your pal? Life is to be enjoyed and all gifts given are to be treasured for the thought behind them, (hope that doesnt sound corny), I do love all colours especially varigated ones and enjoy the feel of naturel fibres!

Edited late evening, Well it looks Im in the Exchange,yippee, This is going to be fun.......

1 comment:

  1. Cathy, you are not too late, but I'm glad you got your questionnaire up! Did one of us not email you to welcome you? Apologies if not, we have been snowed under with the amount of people who signed up (in a good way!)