Monday, June 18, 2018
Saturday, June 16, 2018
here. It's a good pattern for emptying shuttles, since it doesn't use a lot of thread. Though it's important to heed Carollyn's advice and leave a long enough thread for the padding. I was a bit mean the second time round, and it shows. The bottom fish is not as neat as the top one because I struggled to hold the inner threads in place. Thanks Carollyn, it's a lovely pattern.
Friday, June 15, 2018
here on Carollyn's blog, day 2 of her tat-along. Funnily enough, I noticed a similar structure on a Japanese blog the other day, using small rings rather than beads - here. Both give a bigger 'triangle' than just three beads or rings.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
here. It's a small project, the perfect diversion from my crochet.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
link to a Wikipedia entry for it. They grow a lot of pecans there, most of which are exported to China. As a local, it's possible to get hold of the best quality if you know who to ask! Perfect for pecan pie.
Monday, June 11, 2018
I am making progress on the top, I've got to waist level: