I just may have stopped by Nina and picked up a skein of this:
(madelinetosh merino light in ginger)
and the fall 2011 issue of knitscene to make one of these:
(live oak shawlette, by Romi Hill)
as well as some buttons for my mum's Shalom cardigan:
Not only that, but I'm in the midst of a blocking frenzy. I predict a plethora of FO posts in the near future...