I have seen these giant skeins of delicious yarn at Vogue Knitting Live for the past several years (pictured here at Loopy Mango in Soho). Of course I wanted some.
Then they came out with the hot pink version and I knew I had to get my hands on it!
I saved up my pennies and made the trek to Soho...
Look how huge they are!
I knew it wouldn't take me long to knit, and it didn't, but it was really fun and I know this blanket is going to keep me warm for a long time: