So last night I knuckled under and got 1/4 of the edging done on this blanket. I rather like it, though I got here at about 3:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time (groan….). And, wonder of wonders, Ms. Hanson herself had prepared additional bits of pattern charts to bulk out the corner a bit. Not too shabby! But ohmygoodness, I was tired when I woke … Continue reading So last night….
They give you cute stuff on sale at Michaels (thank you Betsy and B) and when they are out and about at various festivals, the gift you yarn! Thank you Kristin and Kevin:)! God be with you ’til we meet again+ Continue reading Cool things that happen when your kids know you like to knit
I am finally in the “home stretch” for this baby blankie – Honeybaby – by Anne Hanson. So of course, I decided to change things up a bit and to put this into lace overkill. Call it my affection for the Victorian era in terms of what I think is pretty. I decided that instead of the final pattern chart for this thing, I would … Continue reading Knitting Distraction
“On July 30, 2016, a storm dropped six inches of rain in two hours on the city. The resulting flash flood caused severe damage in historic Ellicott City, especially along Main Street. Many homes, roads, businesses, sidewalks, and more were destroyed by the flooding, including the city’s landmark clock. A state of emergency was declared as a result of the disaster, and at least two people have … Continue reading Tribute