Oh What a Day It Was


5 comments
No, I still don't have my computer. Today I had an appointment at an African Braid Shop. I am so glad that I brought my yarns and hooks because it took quite a while for this style. I promise I'll show pictures, but until then you might have to google this if you're unfamiliar with the style. I got some kinky twists today. They are longer than I wanted, but I will play with it and find ways to utilize these long ropes. :-)

I was at the shop a little before 10 (because I had a 10:00 appointment) but the stylist thought my appointment was at 11. So I crafted. I got to my convenient stopping place, not by choice, but because I ran out of yarn - again. For all the hours I was getting my hair done, I crocheted and crocheted until the bag of yarn had diminished and I had crocheted all I could m either because I needed more yarn or because I had to stop because I was at the place to line the objects.

After I left the shop, I was excited to go to Joann's to see if I could find particular skeins to finish said projects and I was sorely disappointed. Not only did this Joann's not have what I needed to finish my crochet projects, but I couldn't even find the fabric of my choice in there. There was a certain look I was going for. I think I'll just find something out of my fabric stash at home. So I walked out of Joann's swinging a nearly empty bag, but I did use that 40% off coupon.

I'm at my parents' again and heading home. If I have any more energy, I will see if I can finish or at least work more on these projects because I don't like having multiple WIPs. It does something to my brain. lol

Hope your day was great! Tomorrow I'll call and check on my computer again.

5 comments:

  1. I can't wait to see your hair and the things you have benn crocheting!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Having too many WIPs isn't a good idea, you'll end procrastinating -I know what I am talking about...

    Please, do show us a picture! I'm totally unfamiliar with African hairstyles, my hair is too straight for them ;-)

    ReplyDelete
  3. Oh don't cha just want to scream when you go to Joanns and you they are out of the yarn you need to finish your project. I have to go to Joanns today for the same reason crossing my fingers that they have the mircrspun color I need to finish my Phannie hat...two rows left !

    Can't wait to see your hair!

    ReplyDelete
  4. I can't wait to see how your hair turned out. I can't imagine though sitting for so long just to have my hair braided. Good thing you brought something to work on.

    I get miffed when I can't find the yarn I need to finish a project. It has happened a few times. Now I try to buy at least one skein extra than what I need and then I have something for my scrap bag. Just more colors to add for a great scrap blanket!

    Have a great day Libby!

    ReplyDelete
  5. Looking forward to seeing the new do! Being without your computer is almost as bad as being without a car or cell phone!! Horrible!

    ReplyDelete

Thanks for stopping by my blog. Bloggy comments make me smile and responding via email makes me smile even more. Due to spam concerns, posting anonymously has been removed as an option.

If you would like for me to respond to your comment(s), you must not have a no-reply blogger status. To fix that, simply add an email address in your profile and voila, I'll be able to write you back. :-)