Super Sox Box Swap Questionnaire:
1.What are your favorite colors? What colors make you cringe? <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
--- I love most of colours, and only pastels are those that I can't stand.
2.Are you a new sock knitter? How long have you been knitting socks?
---- Quite new knitter, and lazy too. My first pair of socks I knitted 7 yrs ago to my first born.
3.Do you prefer solid or multicolored yarn?
--- Both are fine.
4.What fibers do you prefer in sock yarn?
--- Wool and wool/blends. Me and cotton/viscose.. we don't match.
5.Where do you usually knit socks?
--- In livingroom, buss, car..
6.How do you usually carry/store small projects?
--- In my hand bag, or in a thin fabric bag.
7.What are your favorite sock knitting patterns? Any favorite designers?
--- In this case I'm quite new in sockbusiness, so no favorites yet.
8.What are your favorite sock knitting techniques?
--- Traditional way ( not toe-up)
9.What new techniques would you like to try?
--- Maybe a new way to do heel.
10.Do you prefer circulars or dpns for sock knitting?
--- I prefer dpns, and I usually knit with 4 needle instead of 5.
11.What are some of your favorite yarns?
--- Don't have yet any spesific to mention.
12.What yarn do you adore and yearn for? What yarn makes you happiest?
--- I already have Opal-yarns, and Step. Easy access to norwegian stuff too.. so Wollmeise, Lorna's lace.. to start with.
13.Any pattern you would love to make if money and time were no object?
--- None at this time.
14.Favorite kind of needles (brand, materials, straights or circs, etc)?
--- Bambo dpns ,and those odd sizes ( for ex. 2,25..)
If you were a specific kind of yarn, which brand and kind of yarn would you be?
--- Self dyed, merinoblend sock yarn..
Do you have a favorite candy or mail-able snack? Sweet or salty?
--- I love salty.. but my sweet tooth is quite small.
Do you collect anything?
--- If yarn is not counted, then memories, stamps
What is your favorite scent?
--- Spicy and light scents ( cant stand roses, lilacs..)
Will you be celebrating a birthday, anniversary, etc. between now and the close of the swap?
--- Well I have my bithday in the first third of june.
What's your favorite animal?
--- Hedgehog and magpie
Do you have pets? What are their species/names/ages?
--- Only if husband and kids are counted those . (and the notorious dustdogs too)
Tell me the best quote you've ever heard or read.
--- Why do things in the heat of the day, when you can finnish them in the panic of the night.
What is your motto in life?
--- Do others , what you wish them to do to you.
Do you have a wishlist? (ie: Amazon, B&N, a LYS, online store, etc.) Please list link here.
--- No lists.
Anything else you'd like to share with your Sox Box pal?
--- Please check out how far north I live. J
Any allergies to be aware of for this swap?
--- Does allergic to household works count?, otherwise no other allergies.
--- Rather coffee, but my husband drinks a lots of tea, and I join him sometimes.
--- Have a nice time during this swap.