I feel like every knitter has some style, skill, or item that they prefer to knit (or maybe some that they avoid at all costs!). For example, I really dislike knitting cables – to the point that last year, for our birthdays, my friend/labmate and I exchanged “knitting skills”. I had found a cabled hat that I really, really loved but had no desire to knit for myself. Kelly, on the other hand, is not a huge fan of knitting lace. So when our May and June birthday’s arrived, Kelly gifted me a lovely cabled hat and I gifted Kelly a beautiful lace shawl. If it was practical, I would spend all of my crafting time knitting shawls – lace shawls, bulky shawls, shawls of all shapes and sizes. I have over 100 shawls “favorited” on Ravelry and recently added 4 shawls to my favorites that I was especially excited to stumble across!