Archive for the ‘First Impression’ Category

Commenter Jeri brought up a very good question this morning; she asked for my definition of ‘smooshy’ because she has knit with Dream in Color Smooshy several times and found it to be very smooshy. I’m going to define my idea of smooshy but I also want to note that my idea of smooshy, or […]


Oh hi! I have been busy knitting, enjoying Dani’s posts and loving the feedback from everyone. Right now I am at a breaking point in the 4 pairs of socks on the needles, so I thought I would post about these yarns that I am dying to cast on with. I got this hank of Hazel […]


So Christina and I each balled a hank of Wollmeise on Saturday. She balled her hank of Orient which are intended to be a pair of Kai Mei socks. I balled my lone hank of Indisch Rot. This was taken just before it was reverently removed from it’s protective plastic wrap to be balled and […]


The name is a bit of a misnomer, first of all. Not the ‘Dream in Color’ part, the color is beautiful, but the ‘smooshy part. This yarn is not really that smooshy.  Which does not necessarily preclude it from being a good sock yarn. Here’s my official stats on this yarn: Color: Vivid and fully […]