Monday, September 29, 2008


What yarn shop did Henry Longstaff shop at for yarn? Mrs. Mac's
Who is the HSKS6 SPEW coordinator? Cliodna Acromantula
Which Gryff student just returned from London? Lady Felula
Which Gryffindor has cats named after the muggle rock band, The Ramones? Dagmara
What is your favorite childhood television program (Magic or Muggle)?  Belle and Sebastian
What is your favorite adult television program (Magic or Muggle)?  The Office
Which travel destination did you last visit?  Yucatan, Mexico
What was your last finished object (FO)?  Small knitted bags
How many project(s) planned for holiday gifts? 4 How many do you expect to actually finish and give? 4 - 3.5 already done 
Who is the mother of Half Blood Prince?  Eileen Prince
Which Weasley became engaged in Book 6 (Half Blood Prince)?  Bill
What is the result of a Sectumsempra curse? Cuts the target
Who used a Bezoar to reverse poisoning?  Harry

Thursday, September 25, 2008


1. At the beginning of the book, Cornelius Fudge is talking to the Muggle Prime Minister. Which member of the Order of the Phoenix has recently been found dead?
c. Emmeline Vance

2. What animal does Bellatrix Lestrange kill when she and her sister, Narcissa, are going to see Professor Snape?
b. Fox

3. What time does Professor Dumbledore collect Harry from Privet Drive?
b. 11 p.m.

4. What did Professor Sluhorn transform into when he was trying to hide from Harry and Professor Dumbledore?
a. An armchair

5. What grade did Harry get for Herbology?
a. E – Exceeds Expectation

6. Herbert Chorley, the Prime Minister’s Junior Minster, has been entertaining the public by impersonating which animal?
b. A duck

7. What is Professor Sprout’s first name?
d. Pomona

8. What is Dumbledore’s idea of ‘a few words’?
d. nitwit, oddment, blubber and tweak

9. Who is Marcus Belby’s famous uncle?
b. Damocles

10. What is Snape’s mother’s name?
b. Eileen Prince


Professor Sprout
Professor Dumbledore

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Harry Potter quiz

Sorry I'm behind here on the swap, I just recently had my hard drive completely wiped, and it's taking me a while to get functional.

Potter Name: Aurora Curlyfur

Rav ID:  Tangwystel

I am allergic to:
Pets that I have:
cats, dogs, sheep, llamas, chickens, parrots, guineas...
My favorite yarn:  I'm not picky, anything that's natural fiber.  If pressed, Noro.

If you are a Ravenclaw, do you prefer the film colors or the book colors?

My favorite flavor:   Persimmon

My favorite holiday: Halloween, Thanksgiving or Christmas  Halloween

I would like to receive a: (Sock kit, scarf kit or yarn dyeing kit)  Sock kit

List your favorite brand of needles or hooks, including size and length:  For socks - size 1 or 2, HARDWOOD or metal needles (the bamboos are too flexie)

Is there a brand that you are dying to try?:  Knit picks harmony dpns

I've participated in HSKS: (How many times have you participated in HSKS swaps?) this is my 4th time!

Do you have a birthday during this swap? If so which day?
October 24