all the way back in January.
Next week for sure I'll finish this sock, and since it's the second one, I'll have to decide whether to start a new pair of socks or work on my lace shrug ...
Friday, August 30, 2013
Saturday, August 17, 2013
Made by Rae here. I used the small free version and enlarged the pattern pieces to 130%. (I made the smaller original version exactly as written in the pattern here.) I used this tutorial for the zippered closure. There are a bunch of tutorials for the inside zip pocket out in blogland, and I just winged the elastic pockets.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
It wasn't the right season to get seedlings, or that would have been our first choice, but Robert planted one kind of seed in each side hole in the pot, and we made little stakes to label which seeds went where.
We hope all of the seeds sprout!
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
... and we carried on our little tradition of each piecing a quilt top when she visits. We each started a half square triangle quilt inspired by one we saw in a shop at the International Quilt Festival last November. Each quilt is made from two charm packs and some grey solid yardage. The trimming of all of the HSTs took FOREVER.