Anatomy of a fuzzy purple post
Part I: Salutation and a Lame Excuse
Ahoy there, knitterly people! I know things on the blog have been about as exciting as watching ice cream melt on the sidewalk, so you guys all get ten points for hanging around. The knitting has been chugging along at a leisurely summerish pace (slowly, and without deadlines) and, well, you know how it goes.
Part II: Attempt at Distraction and Pacification with Pretty Yarn
Find here a picture of my lovely new angora to ease the shock of reentry:
Souvenir yarn from Paris, courtesy of the Parents du Thunk.
Part III: The Knitting Bit
Ok, down to business. The Modified Hanami is progressing nicely...I'm nearing the end of the first half. Here's what things look like currently:
Hello there. I am warm and fuzzy.
A slight aside: it suddenly occurs to me that this is the second year running that I find myself knitting a shawl out of kid mohair in July. Could it be a subconscious rebellion against over-air conditioned workplaces, or perhaps just a coincidence?
Part IV: Tardy Finishing Disguised with Positive Spin
I bought buttons and sewed them onto Demi yesterday! Stay tuned for FO shots. Finally.