This photo provides incontrovertible evidence my house was invaded by the advance occupying forces from Planet Yarn.
The invaders appear to be winning, don't they?
Taken last summer, this snapshot shows the dining room table, chairs and credenza. Every surface is covered – with yarn, swatches, notes, patterns, test knits, finished projects and work in process.
Equally disturbing is the knowledge that outside the frame there's a large bin of yarn full to the brim, and two additional chairs heaped with more swatches, notes and pattern options. And that's just the dining room.
When I emailed this pic to a friend, I titled it Total Chaos. She replied, "Relax, it's just part of the creative process." (Is that a wonderful friend, or what? And she's not even a knitter ...)
Nonetheless, this terrifying image made me realize it was
So, tell me. What do you see: Chaos? Or a natural part of the creative process?
What does your knitting space look like when you're in the throes of multiple projects all at different stages of development or execution?
I showed you mine. Are you willing to show me yours?
The Knitting Zone
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Year of Projects 2013
Update | Year of Projects 2012