After hours knitting life of a biologist, with some books and beads thrown in for good measure.
Post a Comment
Aran Pocket Shawl from Folk Shawls by Cheryl Oberle in Berroco Ultra Alpaca. Ready to block.
Chevron Scarf in Fleece Artist Merino Burgundy and Woodland.
Cable Rib Socks: Variation 1 in Tofutsies. First in a series of variations on Nancy Bush's Cable and Rib Sock from IK Fall 2005.
Wide-bordered Scarf with Diamond Insertion from VLT. Schoeller + Stahl La Spezia (color 958: turquoise).
Scarf (p. 80) from VLT
Gingerbread Cable Socks
4x4 Rib Socks in Fleece Artist Merino Parrot.
Piecrust Basketweave Scarf in Plymouth Chunky Alpaca, color 551
Girl Sleuth: Nancy Drew and the Women Who Created Her by Melanie Rehak. The title pretty much says it all. It is a fun read.
No Sheep for You by Amy R. Singer. Knitting without wool.
Acqua Alta by Donna Leon. A Commissario Guido Brunetti Venetian mystery. An excellent series that may be read out of order.
Blue Iris: Poems and Essays by Mary Oliver. Poems and short essays on plants and flowers. She is not a sentimental Romantic. Highest recommendation.
Skeleton Scarf from Arctic Lace in Jaegerspun Zephyr, color Admiral.
Cabled Bolster from Twists and Turns (Spring 2007) in Brown Sheep Cotton Fleece, color Cotton Ball.
A Bone of Contention by Susanna Gregory. Third Matthew Bartholomew Chronicle. ****
A Conspiracy of Violence by Susanna Gregory. First Thomas Chaloner adventure. ****
A Deadly Brew by Susanna Gregory. Fourth Matthew Bartholomew Chonicle. ****
Pardonable Lies: A Masie Dobbs Mystery by Jacqueline Winspear. Third Masie Dobbs mystery. ****
The Secret History of the Pink Carnation by Lauren Willig. First Eloise Kelly adventure/mystery/romance. ***
Easter Island by Jennifer Vanderbes. ****
Tears of the Giraffe by Alexander McCall Smith. Second mystery of the Number 1 Detective Agency series. ****