See, the first photo doesn't look so bad - sort of messy but normal. In the second shot you see how much madness there really is - and all of this is just works in progress and yarn samples that came in the mail -- the stash takes up an entire closet elsewhere in the house.

Be well,
Mary Beth

[I'm going to have to take a before/after shot of my knitting spot, too, one clean and one normal! --laurie]