Wednesday, July 2, 2014
I spent most of today putting off an essay that I have to write for sociology class. Instead of sitting down and typing it up like a diligent student, I snacked and crocheted while watching Peep Show, one of my all-time TV favorites. However, I did manage a few genuine accomplishments: I walked the neighbor's dog, finished The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, enrolled in linguistic anthropology for the fall semester (!!!), and assembled a slapdash burrito supper setup. Yay me! Um, the essay will get written. Just... later.
Recently at the thrift store, I rifled through the men's sweaters in search of exactly what I found: something oversized, cozy, and made of pure wool. My goal was to be able to throw the sweater in the dryer without worrying that it would shrink beyond wearability. This periwinkle number is just the ticket! It looks a bit awkward in the last photo--but I'll sacrifice any elegant silhouette for warmth: