Friday, January 17, 2014

Fiber Arts Friday - The Answer to the Ultimate Question in Life is...

Welcome to Fiber Arts Friday!  Written by a Fiber Arts Geek full of Wonder and fun ;-)  This week I solved the answer to the Ultimate Question in Life, The Universe and's 42.  Ok, so I had a bit of help from The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy but...I solved it ( or at  least knit it)

My Hitchhiker shawlette is complete.  It's complete with all 42 "teeth" and approximately 500 yards of yarn.

It took me 10 days to knit it...obsessively.

I currently have it blocking to let the 42 teeth get a bit more definition,  but it's done!

No other form of fiber arts was completed this week.  I was a knitting maniac.  So, knit this shawlette if you have a chance.  It's a lot of fun and a easy knit.  If you haven't read The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, then you should.  I read it years ago and it still sticks with me.  Currently, I'm reading Book 5 in the Game of Thrones Series called a Dance with Dragons. I love this series but not for the faint of heart...the books are massive. I promised my daughter I would read Divergent series when I'm done.

Now share your adventures in Fiber Arts.  Next week, I will have some handspun yarn to share with you.  I neglected my wheel too much the last two weeks.
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  1. This was a wicked fun knit! GoT is getting the best of me..
    Divergent is next on my list, but am also reading The Giver with Meags. :) Happy Friday!

  2. Wow it looks amazing. Can't wait to see what it looks like once you've blocked it. I love the colours!

  3. You put that song "Maniac" from "Flashdance" into my head. Can't wait to see those blocked teeth.
    Enjoy your weekend!

  4. Your Hitchhiker is great! I made one, and it seemed to take foreeeevvvveeer!

  5. I like the colours of your Hitchhiker, like nebula in the galaxy ;)

  6. Your hitchhiker looks super, I am a big fan of the books too. Not tried Game of Thrones yet, but it does sound good

  7. I'm thinking the pup doesn't like to Hitchhike? LOL. Such a sweet goggie and love the shawl!

  8. Bravo! Your hard work paid off - your Hitchhiker is great!

  9. You really cranked out that shawl in no time!