Monthly Archives: August 2013

Knitting Weekend

Spent the weekend in Dallas knitting with a friend. I dug into the stash and chose two yarns in dark blue, one with sparkles. I had to go with a simple pattern since we usually do more talking than knitting. … Continue reading

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Inspiration

Angora booties. Not very practical as they must be handwashed, but oh so soft. I keep them in my work area and get inspired just holding them. I am clearly a fiber junkie!

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22,169 Stitches

Final stitches complete, clean and blocked. The softness is indescribable and so delicate, I can hardly wait for cool weather. Maybe I could just put the AC on deep freeze for a few hours, just to try it?!  

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Time For Trim

Work on my room is progressing. I am not too patient about waiting for paint to dry between coats, but finally ready to start putting the trim up. I have a long list of projects waiting for the sewing machine … Continue reading

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Yellow Rose of Texas

Roses in honor of my father, who always had roses blooming. Yellow roses in honor of my brother,who died too young. I never see a rose without thinking of the two of you.  

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Sitting In Traffic Country Style

Here we are, sitting in traffic. I am making good use of my time by working on short rows. The dusty windshield is courtesy of living on a dirt road.

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Country Roads

Days off are over, time to get back to work. As you can see, the drive is long but the traffic is easy. Leaving the house. First bridge. Second bridge. (Definitely not the bridges of Madison County.) Stop sign. Look … Continue reading

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