This Shibui Knits yarn knits up beautifully. It looks really smooth, but then as you knit it, it has a slight halo that appears. It's very lovely, and 100% merino. The recipient should enjoy them.
My hubby loves his socks that he received for Christmas last year. It was funny - he had icy feet the other night, and then got excited because he remembered he had wool socks. I think I'm going to pick another pattern for his lovely blue yarn:
It's Madelinetosh, and I've knit with that before, so that will be the second pair of socks next that I knit. Before that, the next pair that I cast on will be this yarn:
So, that's it for me. I want to spin, and sew, and knit, and crochet...but my time is incredibly limited. So, I stick with knitting at the moment, because it's easy to transport. How about you? What other crafts have you been wanting to dig into recently?