Friday, July 06, 2007

Questionnaire for Sock it to Me Swap



  1. What are your foot measurements? (Please give shoe size, length and circumference.)

I wear size 9 ½ shoe. My foot length is 10 inches, foot circumference is 8 ½ inches. I also have high arches.

  1. How long have you been knitting? How would you rate your experience? (Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced.)

I started knitting in March of 2006, I think that my experience is in the intermediate range.

  1. What is your favorite color?

Blues, Purple, Greens, jewel tones.

  1. Your least favorite color?

Bright neon yellows and oranges

  1. Do you have a favorite fiber?

Anything as long as it is superwash

  1. Do you have any allergies to certain fibers?


  1. Do you have an Amazon, or other type of, wishlist? (If so, provide the link.)

Yes, this is a book list, mostly of books that have not come out yet. I use it as a reminder.

  1. What techniques, if any, would you like to learn?

Not so much learn but I would like to get better at Cabling and lace work.

  1. Do you have a sweet tooth?

Yes, I like chocolate but do not mail any right now. It will just melt. I also like jelly beans, hard candy, black licorice. Cookies as good to, I like them cruncy.

  1. What are your favorite snacks?

This time of year it is fresh fruit or veggies. I go to the farmers market on Sat.

  1. What is your family situation? (Children, Husband, Pets...etc.)

Only my brother.

  1. Do you prefer straight or circular needles? Metal, plastic or wood?

I use most of the time Knit picks circulars. They are pointy.

  1. Besides socks, what are your favorite items to knit?

Felted bags

  1. Is there a pattern, (sock or otherwise), that you are dying to try?

Something by Cookie A.

  1. Do you like to read? What are you reading currently?

I read all the time. I am one of those people who have to read before I go to bed. Right now I reading Old Man’s War by John Scalzi, and listening to Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce.

  1. Do you collect music? (On an iPod or MP3 player.) What kind of music do you listen to?

I have an Ipod. I listen to all different kinds of music, county, pop, bluegrass, Celtic. It really depends on my mood. I also listen to lots of books on my Ipod. I use audible.

  1. Is there anything you collect?

Clutter, not what you thinking of I am sure. Books really. I have 7 bookcases mostly full. It is not a family room it is a gaming/library.

  1. What are your hobbies, aside from knitting?

Reading, watching TV, playing video games, gardening.

  1. Are you participating in any other swaps or knit alongs?

I am in mystery stole 3 and sockapalooza. I am almost done with the sockapalooza socks.

  1. Do you have a favorite scent?

Fruity or foody. I do not care for floral sents.

  1. When is your birthday? (You don't have to add the year if you don't want to, LOL

It is in Jan.

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