I am not sure whether this sounds intriguing or disgusting. I’m leaning toward a bit of both.
I did it! I’ve published my very first pattern on Ravelry. Nothing terribly fancy, but it’s a little bit exciting anyway.
Basketweave Neckwarmer (Free)
I’ve decided to actually do something with the basketweave neckwarmer I made up to go with Grandma’s hat. I’ve put the pattern up for test-knitting and, once it’s been properly tested and revised, will make it available on Ravelry (for free). If you’re interested in test-knitting, check out the thread:
My grandmother made this quilt for me when I graduated high school. It’s twin-sized, because that’s the bed I had at the time, which makes it a really good size for curling up under on the couch now that it’s no longer got a twin bed to cover. It’s doing pretty well, really, but over the past sixteen years one edge has suffered some pretty extensive damage. I’m thinking, you know, quilting is maybe kind of beyond what I’m willing to get into right now, but this is just an edge. So maybe, maybe I could find some coordinating fabric and sew a new border on…