Daily Archives: July 16th, 2008

Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation. ~ Oscar Wilde

I’ve been doing more knitting that I’ve admitted to here.   I knit some dish/washcloths for a friend and now that she’s received them, I can post them here.

I realize the above picture sucks.   Unfortunately, I didn’t realize that until the gift was already mailed.  The below ‘in process’ picture shows the cloth much better.

As usual, details are on my Ravelry page.   (Are there any knitters left not on Ravelry?  If you aren’t and want project details on anything I’ve knit, feel free to ask.)

I’ve also started a kitchen towel for myself:

For the past few months I’ve been trying to find the right purple and green cotton yarn to match my kitchen.   I finally found it in these huge “Camo Cotton” skeins from Sugar ‘n Cream:

That’s 608 yards of cotton.  Holy cow!  I’m going to be knitting kitchen towels for the rest of my life (and I have three skeins of this yarn).

I need to say again how thrilled I am that I found Sadie.  She really is the perfect dog for me.    She is a complete joy (well, except for that little fear of thunderstorms) and it feels like she’s been here forever.   Sadie has lost a total of eight pounds  (Only 27 pounds to go!)   She’s also adorable as hell:

Speaking of adorable dogs, the other canine resident is no slouch in the adorable department: