Wednesday, November 20, 2013
sweet little plesiosaur. In theory, I could knit one of these in a day, but working with heavier yarn on small needles is a bit hard on the hands, and it's best to take a break.
The pattern is brilliant though, and no matter how many of these I make (this is number 10!) I'm always amazed at how it comes together.
Antler Hat) and I paired it with some lovely hand-painted silk for the belly.
This is another Christmas present off the list - and I'm feeling pretty good. There's only a handful left to go, and none of them are huge. Of course, November is quickly creeping by.....
I've been letting Tux have some cone-free time, and for the most part, he's left the leg alone - though there was a big licking session just before bed, that sprung a major leak - so cone is back on overnight.
Tomorrow morning, we're back up to the vet for some bloodwork and a biopsy, and his surgery is tentatively scheduled for next Thursday. It wouldn't be happening this quickly without the help of all you wonderful readers and knitters - the sales so far have covered about half of the potential costs. I've teared up several times when I think of the support you've shown us. You're all amazing!
The sales will continue for the rest of the week - Love15 to save 15% in the shop and and automatic 25% off my rav patterns