goodies galore - yarn & more!

Yarn: Sparrow by Quince and Co. in colorway 204 - Blue Spruce, 100% Organic Linen
it's been a great mail week for me!  so many little goodies, orders and parcels coming my way!  i love it when that happens!  of course i can't not show you some of the new lovelies that have made there way into my home :)  i got the most amazing surprise in the mail from one of my dear online buds hannah (from ummashin).  can you believe she sent me 2 skeins of "sparrow" from my fave quince and co.? seriously! drool worthy 100% organic linen in the most gorgeous colorway - blue spruce! thank you so much hannah! you are such a doll! luv ya!

 i also got some lovely new fabric goodies in the mail from an order i place for an upcoming project.  purdy...purdy...purdy....

1. shade grey stars 2. shade grey ringlets - both from quilt blocks by ellen luckett baker
1. slate kona cotton 2. shade flying geese  by ellen luckett baker
1. outfoxed circles yellow by lizzy house 2. mustard kona cotton
1. denim blue essex linen from michael kaufmann 2. yellow kona cotton
and to top it off my lovely and dear friend jane ( made me my very own sock knitting project bag and gifted me 2 gorgeous skeins of my absolute fave colorway from knitpicks felici yarn - afternoon.

knitpicks felici fingering self striping sock yarn in colorway afternoon
i swear those colors just scream shannon! i'm obsessed with them! love them! thanks again sweet jane...luvs!

i also could not resist picking up this ombre dot journal from the martha stewart office line at staples. ummm...can we say yum!  i stood in that aisle for a long time and it was very, very hard to walk away with only one! i love it!  i also picked up a new graph paper pad for an upcoming knitting pattern i'm working on.  need those graph sheets for doodling out some new lace designs - fun!

and here she ironing board monster...clean!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  she's even sporting a fresh new ironing board cover!  and no, i didn't make it...weeee!  i didn't have  so thank you debbie travis for making a nice one for me and selling it at canadian tire so i could bring it home. i love it!  and man does it feel AMAZING to fold up the darn thing!'s been almost 3 years since i could fold up my ironing board!  it's fabulous!!!!  let's hope it stays that way...muahahaha....

i hope you all dont' mind the lack of weekend wishes today.  it just way too hard to keep all these goodies to myself!  and i cannot wait to show you my fat quarter gang project for monday!  it seriously has been a daydream that has come to life.  it's so fun to doodle and dream up a project for months and then finally see it become real!  i hope you all love it as much as i do so stay tuned!

also, thank you all so much from the bottom of my heart for your loving bday wishes. you guys rock!!!! it so made my day :)  and to my lovely pals who surprised me on my bday for a fun get together complete with gluten free chocolate cupcakes, whip cream and strawberries - i love you guys!!!  wishing you all a wonderful yummy fabric, scrumptious yarn and creative goodies kind of weekend.  fill it with laughs and family and i'll see you all monday! <3

what are your weekend wishes?  what are you making this weekend?  any new goodies you've spoiled yourself with in the last few weeks? chat m'dears :)