Just as I should never enter a bookstore alone, I should never go into Michael's alone.
Yesterday, I was on the hunt for a particular yarn, and needed a couple of circular needles and some large-size crochet hooks. I didn't find the yarn. I found the crochet hooks. As for the needles? Um. They had the needle size, but not the length I wanted. Instead, I found this:
So I spent more money than originally planned but, in theory, I need never buy another circular needle, therefore saving money in the long run. At least, that's what I told spouse.
And I ordered the yarn off the internet.