if it happens when you are outside Waterstones bookshop!
I heard last Monday evening that there was a woolshop in Alton, so decided to go and have a look on my way home from "Knit and natter" Tuesday, a rather showery day.
Found this lovely wool, which is now on needles, more on that later.
Alton also have quite a few charity shops, so I had to have a look in the ones I found.
In the first one I found this:
In the second these destined to become wallets
and in another this, to replace the book I cannot find.
I turned for the carpark, but before I got there, the rain started, very heavy rain, so... what do you do...I looked left and what did I see.... Waterstones! Now I know they have comfy chairs to sit in and browse the books, so in I went. When I left 15-20 minutes later I was carrying these:
On a slightly different note, I found this amongst the stash of yarn I had in the loft, look at the date! There are some really nice patterns in there, even one or two I might attempt at a later date, though the yarns used are no longer available.