Stacy Knits

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Wednesday, March 30, 2005

Lucky and Elly

Here it is, the finished back of Lucky:
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I think it looks pretty good! The yarn (Brown Sheep Cotton Fine) is really soft and it has a nice feel to it, knit up. It's not heavy like a lot of cottons. If you like this pattern but are terrified of the amount of time a sweater on size 3 needles (size 2 in my case) will take, never fear. It moves really quickly. I got another 6 inches or so done on the planes and in the airport Monday and Tuesday.

I'm recovering from the UK loss. In Cleveland, it seemed like everyone I told I was from Kentucky responded with, "did you see that game?" I didn't crawl into a corner and cry, that's a sign I'm on my way to recovery! 199 days until Midnight Madness!

It was a beautiful day here today. It got into the 70's and was sunny. I stuck the dogs outside this evening. Elly is a dog that wants to be where I am at all times and doesn't particularly care for the great outdoors. I came back into the living room to find her staring in the door, practically pleading with me to let her in. Look at that poor face. I'm such a mean Mom!

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  • At 2:39 PM, Anonymous Juls said…

    Good job on Lucky! That expression from Elly is just pathetic! How do they do that??

  • At 3:14 PM, Blogger knitkatgirl said…

    Awww, poor baby girl! She looks like she's saying "Mommie, peez yet me in! I pomise to be a googirl!"

    Way to go on Lucky! I am starting on a pattern from Interweave Knits called Cable 8 Sweater. You can see it on my blog, when you get a chance!


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