…ago I wrote this post and threw my hat into the blogging ring.  Since then, I’ve written 610 posts, received 4,000+ comments, gone through a few template changes and a few hosting changes but the best part  has been the people I’ve come to know over the past four years (second best is learning new and exciting ways to scare myself at midnight – the best time to upgrade a blog).   

So I’d like to thank you, my readers, my friends for your readership over the past four years.  For helping me be the blogger that I am and for helping me be a better knitter, spinner and all-around fiber artist.  Because you know, I’m kind of competitive, and having all the other blogs out there to read has helped make me be a little bit better at everything I do.  ;o)

How do I plan on thanking you guys?  By giving away not one, not two, not three but FOUR prizes, randomly picked from the comments on this post.  You all have until midnight Thursday so get to it!  Tell your friends, too!  Let’s make this a rockin’ par-tay, folks!  

What are the prizes?  Remember this?

Merino from The Painted Sheep
 

Yep, handspun.  Good stuff, even.  I hate to let this go but you guys are worth it.

Prize number two is a $25 gift card to The Loopy Ewe.

Prize number three?  A Stitched by JessaLu box bag – I have enough fabric sitting in my kitchen waiting to be cut and sewn into bags, I’m pretty confident that the winner will be able to find something they like.  ;o)

Number four will be a skein of something nice from the sock yarn stash.  I’ll make it blogaversary prize-worthy, trust me.  ;o)

Okay, there you go!  I hope I made it worth your comment time!  Thanks for playing!  

 

p.s.  oh yeah I kind of  purchased Amelia a sister… she hasn’t told me her name yet but here is what I’m currently spinning on her (she deserves an unveiling post of her own so that’s all your getting for now!)

Current spinning
  

 

Blog Widget by LinkWithin

48 Responses to Four years…

Tags n Categories

babble Birthdays blogiversary cars go vroom clermont CPH CSM dogs ECF Events Eye Candy Friday FD fests fireworks go boom FO 2005 FO 2008 FO 2009 FO 2010 geekness getting dirty handspun projects Holidazed Huntington Castle Sweater Knitting Knitting Olympics Knitting Updates NaKniSweMo rhinebeck Road Trip! Runs with Scissors shall we play a game? sock club 2009 Socks Spinning Stash Enhancement Stitched stitched by jessalu Sweaters Teen Stuff Ten on Tuesday ToT Tour de Fleece 2009 wanna win something? Wedding xmess 2007 Alongs (13)
Bags (4)
Birthdays (26)
Cirque du Socks (3)
Count Your Socks (11)
CPW (2)
CSM (12)
Events (37)
Eye Candy Friday (122)
Finished Objects (74)
Fugliness (2)
Gardening (7)
General Babble (189)
General Evilness (2)
Gloves/Mittens (7)
Grandbaby Stuff (3)
Hats (3)
Holidazed (31)
I've Learned… (10)
Ink (3)
Knit with Grey's (2)
Knitting (82)
Knitting Olympics (22)
Knitting Updates (89)
Lace (3)
Meme's (41)
Oh the Humanity (25)
One with Nature (11)
Personal Sock Club 2009 (12)
Playing with scissors, err colors (6)
Product Reviews (4)
Project Spectrum 2.0 (1)
Road Trip! (10)
Runs with Scissors (30)
Saturday Sky (16)
Scarves/Shawls (3)
Scarves/Shawls (12)
Sock-a-Month (8)
Socks (31)
Socktoberfest (5)
SOS 2007 (2)
SOS 2008 (5)
SOS 2009 (1)
Spinning (85)
Stash Enhancement (55)
Stitched (23)
Stitched by JessaLu (5)
STR Club (5)
Sweaters (26)
Techno Geekdom (18)
Teen Stuff (39)
Thankful Thursdays (2)
The Devil Made Me Do It (14)
ToT (45)
Tour de Fleece (4)
Tour de Fleece 2009 (8)
Tutorials (2)
Uncategorized (1)
Wanna Win Something? (46)
Wedding (6)
Weekend Whirls (7)

WP Cumulus Flash tag cloud by Roy Tanck and Luke Morton requires Flash Player 9 or better.

Twitterpated
Progress…?
  • 17 November 2016
  • Pumpkin Passport 5 April 2016

    02-03-2016

    2016 stitch-along from The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery

  • StoryTime Sampler 3 February 2016

    I don’t know if this project will stay here, but I wanted a spot to put all of my photos for the current sampler I’m cross stitching.

    02-03-2016

    I’ve put this on ‘hibernating’ status since I’m trying to decide what to do - I kind of want to pick my favorite 6 and make a mini sampler since there are some books in the mix that aren’t my favorites

  • Simple Fingerless Mitts 3 February 2016
Bloggers I know

My blogroll has grown too large to list on my front page in its entirety. If you'd like to see the rest of the blogs I read you can visit my blogroll page

Help a Knitter Out?
Anything purchased through this Amazon link will pay a percentage to me - thanks!

Stitched by me…
Interested in getting shop updates via email? Subscribe to the newsletter!

You can also find me on Instagram here: Instagram
In my eReader…
Jess's currently-reading book recommendations, reviews, favorite quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists
Archives
Subscribe

Add to Google

Subscribe with Bloglines


Thanks for subscribing!
Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 16 other subscribers