Erica has the knitting bug. It begins to set in soon after you have cast on your first row successfully. The bug catches hold when your rows become even, and is fully engaged when you find out how pretty (and easy!) the seed stitch is.
Feline Friend Buster has the yarn bug. Which means whenever the yarn moves, he pretends it's a bug.
Erica often refers to this handy guide when learning a new pattern: Knitting Abbreviations
This original ACEO mini watercolor painting has just been listed for sale...Add it to your collection by visiting my Etsy shop:
In Stitches No. 5