Way too much yarn

Today I got mail. One of those squatty little lovely packages that can only mean one thing. Yarn. This particular package was pink and gold and what could possibly ever go wrong with that? Nothing, I’d say.

The inside was a little unusual to be – beige lace weight – but I just couldn’t resist it when I saw the kit on the web page. They described it as royal and elegant and they had me at once. If I ever get the time to knit this shawl I think I will like it very much. I’m a little worried by the yarn though, 2 538 meters of lace weight. I’m not sure I dare cast on a project that require that much yarn. (For reference, the Princess shawl contained about 6 000 meters.) We’ll see…