I am sticking my toe into the posting waters here, so things are a bit random. This is from May, after we got back from Maryland Sheep & Wool. I bought this Spirit Trail Fiberworks sock yarn there, and then when I got home ordered a ball winder and swift. I knew they couldn't arrive soon enough, so I started hand balling the yarn. Needless to say this was a big mistake and I ended up with this:
Reminds me of the Yarn Harlot's comment about how knitters are the most impatient people around!