Friday was my birthday, and look what showed up. They look like black Labs, the backlighting is making them look lighter. Petunia (left) barked at Belvedere when he stuck his nose in DH's lap, causing a flurry of woofing. DH says we haven't decided if she is brave or stupid. Petunia on the left and… Continue reading Gardening and Pups, part II
I got my first order of CJ Kopec yarn, which I have heard about, but never ordered. This is Magic colorway in alpaca/merino/silk blend worsted. It is soooo soft. Here's the finshed first Glam Glove, w/o ends woven in, or blue button for ring Here is the toddler hat I crocheted for a 1-year old… Continue reading More Assorted Stuff
I have finished one sleeve for the bolero with the crochet trim. The yarn is Patons Bamboo Silk I got some wooden buttons from Wooden Treasures on Etsy. I also got a wooden shawl pin. South4th Woodcraft is the Etsy seller's name. The tomato plants had to come out of the Aerogarden. They are all… Continue reading Assorted Stuff
Crocheting, even. In Las Vegas. I finished the body of the raglan Double Eyelet Bolero (Ravelry) and have some done on the second Mini Mochi Eye Sock in Tapestry Rainbow. I kept disturbing the ladybug during my photo shoot. I have some Vegas photos here The vet had to put Muffin down yesterday. She had… Continue reading I Have Too Been Knitting
I crocheted a cup of cocoa and a cookie. I got this pattern last year from Etsy. I just got the notion to make it. I look at amigurumi patterns and think they will be harder to make than they are. This was fun, as long I used my handy-dandy crochet stitch markers. (They have… Continue reading Little Cup of Cocoa
Katie's blog contest, that is. I have been reading her blog, Daily Thread, for a few years. I got a package from Katie today in the mail that had an advance copy of the the book Knit Two, the sequel to The Friday Night Knitting Club, a tin of Pineapple Ginger green tea (sounds interesting)… Continue reading I won!
So I came across this CUTE pattern on Etsy for a crocheted tape measure cozy. Yes, I do knit. I worked on other projects today at a meeting of the NW GA Knitters Group. I did mostly show and tell, though. We have not seen each other and our projects in several months. This pattern… Continue reading Monkeying Around