A while back I blogged about how I was going to make THIS blanket for my husband’s new granddaughter who is due to be born in June. Our daughter in law loves owls so I thought it would be very appropriate. Although I bought the yarn immediately, I’ve put off making it, ostensibly because the Australia trip was coming up and I had other thing on, but mostly because the pattern is a) written in US crochet terms and b) it’s quite complicated. The first I can cope with, though I find it confusing, the latter just requires concentration… With eight weeks until the baby is due I thought maybe I’d better get on with it!
This was my first effort:
And this the second:
I drank lots of peppermint tea…
And Mollie kept my slippers warm!
I’m going to have to focus on this… It’s a big project…
The only other thing I wanted to show you which I didn’t include in my last post was these: