|Blocking on the bed. Pre-blocking it was 64 inches, after 90 inches|
|So long it took Brandon to show its full width|
|Balancing one of the two dragons on my shoulder. Notice how long it drapes down the front. I have the end in my right hand. I can wear it like a sari (is that the correct piece?)|
For Washington County Fair I did the alpaca Teddy Bear and added in another dish cloth so I could have the required set of three. (The other two were - the large Owl face cloth and a leftover from last year Snowman)
I think I'm going to try my hand at adapting the Teddy Bear to not requiring all the sewing up of small pieces.
|Classic Teddy Bear free pattern from Interweave Knits|
|Double Flower Dishcloth|
|Stranded knitting of an extant Islamic pattern - this measures 6x12 inches. I loop the strap around the belt and let it hang. Light items or it really pulls on the handle. What do you think? State Fair entry?|
So a two shawl month! Other than the State Fair and getting things out the door for that, I shouldn't have any reason not to get August okay for at least shawls. I'm also behind on socks.