Tuesday, November 21, 2006

Free Knitting Books

While at a conference last month, I managed to win a $100 Barnes & Noble gift certificate at a vendor drawing. Woo-hoo! After confirming with the donor that it was indeed appropriate for me to spend this money on myself and not on my library (yes, I asked -- can you believe it?), I decided right away to get some knitting books. It was hard balancing "bang for my buck," "things I need" and "things that are just kind of interesting." Hope I got a good balance.

Despite our dog Silas' best efforts, the UPS man brought these today:

I need to get reading...

3 comments:

  1. You were so lucky - that was the best thing they gave away! Three of those books are on my wishlist. I guess I might as well put the fourth (The History of Handknitting) on there, too!

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  2. These are all on one bookshelf, right? We have to pencil in time for "knitting book review" next month.

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  3. Yes, Janelle, they are all on one shelf -- as of today. They were scattered. I need more time too look at them. I did manage to thumb through the Zimmerman book. She cracks me up!

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