…. for WIP Wednesday and Friday giving…I have finished Chloe’s shrug !!! Yee ha !
Chloe’s shrug front
Chloe’s shrug back
I finally finished this off…
I ended by doing 3 rows of sc around the whole shrug and on the 4th round doing a simple sc scallop stitch around the edge.
Now all that is left is to try it on my beautiful model to make sure it fits and I sized my pattern properly. 🙂 Hope to have some pics with a lovely model soon ! If all fits well and works right, I should be able to put up the pattern after returning from vacation….
A little humor to start my post…. I would say start my day but it is no longer day (though its still like day for me) and quite frankly right now I have my days and nights all mixed up 😦 . I mean its night, but pretty soon its going to be the next day and…oh gosh I can’t wait until Brian gets off midnight shift !!!!
Seriously though, who could NOT relate to this cartoon???? 🙂 Then again, I would be upset with the money in the bag if that was my wool purchasing money !!! LOL
At any rate……. the title says it all and here we are at day one.
Well my dearest Brian is on midnight shift for two weeks which really has our household schedule going wonky. I really hate when he is on midnights because I don’t see him much.. He works shifts and I always try to keep his schedule so I can see him, but midnights…I can not stay up ALL night…… humph… 😦
Having finished Paige’s poncho/sweater (now blocking nicely), and reading all the ta-do on Ravelry regarding the Olympic Committee (see my reblogged post here) I returned to Chloe’s blanket, the second present I need for Sunday. I quickly came to the realization that it won’t be done in time. I just have too much work and blocking to be done on it yet. Not even my speediest hooking is going to work on this…….
Now Chloe is only going to be one so she is not going to understand that we did not give her a present (on time). However I will know it….and I have to have something to give her until the said blanket is done. So I had to think of something quick to whip up for her so I can give something on the day.
Well it was a big work IS progessing weekend for me… but I spent the day yesterday totally frustrated. I could not find the original pattern I had wanted for Paige’s poncho/sweater type thing I had made for my daughters many moons ago. So I looked over the internet and found something that was close.