Homer Knitting – 002, originally uploaded by plainsight.

I picked up this lovely little skein of hand spun when I was in Homer last week. The shop is in a YURT with about the best view I’ve ever seen from a yarn store.

Homer Knitting - 001

It’s “souvenir” yarn. You know what I mean–the skein you buy without a project in mind just because it reminds you of a place. This skein is perfect because it’s hand spun, and in colors that remind me of the landscape around Homer.

Kachemak Bay Writer's Conference - 002

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