I always have vague knitting plans but rarely have deadlines for knitting. That's probably why I always have a bunch of things on the needles. But I have two projects with deadlines that I wanted to share with you--they're both in the early early stages.
First, I'm going to join the I (heart) fall KAL at Dee's blog. The official start date was yesterday, and the deadline is 11/22. I"m going to do Nutkin because why not, and here is the yarn I'm using:
The second project(s) will be two Twister Bonnets and I think these will be fast to knit up. One of my co-authors, Mike, and his wife Natalie are having twin girls in a few weeks (hence deadline). I think mid-October is when they think they'll be here. Elizabeth and Charlotte (beautiful names!). So they will each get a bonnet made out of this: