Of socks, that is. I finished my Fawkes socks (Ravelry link) in Scout's Swag custom-dyed yarn in Joseph's Coat to match our rose. I started these in the summer of 2008, and decided it was about time to finish them. The pattern was interesting enough to keep my attention. I think the colors are appropriately… Continue reading It’s a Pair!
OK, they are hummingbirds, but they were all a-twitter about something, probably keeping each other away from the feeders. DH says he saw 7 or so at one time. I know they are backlit, as it was cloudy and thundering, but I think it looks neat. A little silhouette of a bird. I have finished… Continue reading Socks and Twittering Birds
I have been working on the second sock of the 2008 pair. Scout's Swag custom dyed yarn to match the Joseph's Coat rose. Fawkes sock pattern. (Ravelry link) It is posing with the Meyer Lemon tree. The beret has grown some since its last appearance. One Day Beret in October colorway sock yarn from Sugar… Continue reading A Little Knitting
I started these socks for the Summer of Socks 2008. The yarn is Scout's Swag, custom-dyed to match our Joseph's Coat roses. See the photo of the rose on my custom sock blocker? The pattern is Fawkes, from Monkey Toes. The sock is posing in my herb planter in the oregano and basil. Here is… Continue reading One Sock, Again
Still working on the first sock of a pair I started in the summer of 2008. This is Fawkes, (Ravelry link.) in my Scout's Swag custom dyed yarn in the colors of our Joseph's Coat rose. Toes are in The Manicurist of Seville.
We picked peaches today from our trees. After the crock-pot was full of peaches for peach butter, I had three pints for the freezer. There are a few white peaches in there. UPS brought the compost pail for the kitchen today in time to use for peach peels. FedEx brought the outdoor compost bin Monday.… Continue reading Peaches and Puppy
I looked up from knitting on my One Day Beret to see Punkin and Belvedere passed out on the floor. DH woke up and wanted to know why his foot felt hot. There were two paws on it. I am working on Through the Loops One Day Beret in sock yarn from Laura at Sugar… Continue reading Let Sleeping Dogs Lie