Showing posts from April, 2011
I've taken a wild chance and hopped aboard a ride that took me to Florida to make an impromptu visit to my mother. While in Florida I received an invitation to the christening of my great nephew. I decided to knit a vest for his gift. It's hot in Florida but it's also air conditioned to the max in restaurants where it's chilly for babies. Hence, a little cover for someone knit in a cotton blend. It was a hit and I heard ooh's and ahh's as it was opened. I was happy to hear that because before giving it.... I had felt the success of the previous vest, and had to make another! This time with a bamboo and wool blend and I was very pleased! I added the original pattern that I was too busy to bother with previously. I thought it would be hard to do while visiting and participating in conversations, but it was quite simple after all. Now I have a gift ready for the next baby to come along! Now that I've been here almost three weeks, I must start planning my r