November 22, 2007

Thanksgiving Dinner for Two
Maple-Glazed Turkey Breast, Candied Sweet Potatoes, Green Beans with Bacon, Roasted-Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Turkey Gravy, Cranberry Sauce, Spring Salad Greens, Homemade Dinner Rolls, and Chocolate Cake.

November 18, 2007

Linen Curtains
I am finally getting to know my sewing machine. Shown here is my first completed curtain accompanied by a trio of brass birds that I bought several years back at a flea market in New York.
"Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship."

November 07, 2007

Super Bulky Earflap Hat (for Jon)
Yarn: Malabrigo Chunky Kettle Dyed Pure Merino Wool (Black and Vaa) held together
Needles: Size 15 needles
Pattern Modifications: Added 6 rows before the decrease to make the hat longer. BO at 6 stitches instead of 3. Left off the ties and pom-poms.
(Pattern from Kaleidoscope Yarns

November 04, 2007

A quaint shop with a friendly staff. When in Vermont, visit:
The Knitting Studio
7 Main Street
, Montpelier, VT 05602