1. How long have you been knitting? Do you consider yourself beginner, intermediate, advanced? 30+ years, intermediate
2. How long have you been knitting socks? Done them more or less since the 80`s but learned how to make heels this January!! Was too easy to bring the heel job to my mum.
3. What are your favorite fibers to work with? Wool, superwash, cotton. Haven`t tried anything else I think so far but is open to new fibers (have some here I`ll try as soon as the Christmas gifts are knitted)
4. What is your favorite color? Anything but yellow and neon. I tend to buy most blue, green, red, burgundy.
5. What are your current WIPs (works in progress)? Socks, socks, socks (Christmas gifts)
6. Name your favorite yarns, (brand, fibers, colors, etc.). Smart, Opal, Regia, Online, Raggi from Järbo, Sugar`n Cream. Love to try new brands.
7. What are some yarns/fibers that you stay away from. Acrylic, but superwash is fine.
8. What is your family situation? (Married, kids, pets?)Married 21 years, two girls age 13 and 25, cat and pet bunny
9.Name some of your hobbies. Knitting, crocketing, penpalling, beading, card-making, reading
10. Name some of your favorite movies? I`m not to keen about movies, but if I watch one it must be a romantic drama
11. Do you like to read? I love to read, anything but fantasy and science fiction
12. Do you collect anything? Yarn (buy lots of it for using, not collecting, but it might looks like a collection for those who see my stash), books, teabags, souvenir thimbles, stickers, card-making stuff, rubber-stamps
13. Do you own an iPod or mp3 player? I don`t have one myself, but our daughters have
14. What are your favorite type of knitting needles? Bamboo
15. What knitting notion could you not live without? tape measure
16. Who are some of your favorite designers? Have no fave designer
17. Do you subscribe to any magazines? (Knitting or otherwise.)No, but I buy frequently Simply Knitting magazine (the only one sold in my village)and a housing magasine for simple living/chabby chic
18. When is your birthday? 13. July 1964
19. Do you have a "wishlist", (on Ravelry, Froogle, or Amazon)? No
20. Do you have a Ravelry ID? Yes, I`m aurora
21. If you had a sheep, what would you name it? Ulla