’tis the season, part II

raffle ticket poinsettia

Prize winning ticket turned into token Christmas decoration


Knitting weather

crazy cables

Finished! A slouch-y cable-y beret-y number. Not sure how I feel about it yet, I’ll wait until it is blocked over a plate to see if I like the shape.

lamp light

in a house with no light fittings in the ceiling, you need lamps

Some beautiful Japanese obi fabric I found in my stash helped transform a very average looking lamp into something more pleasing.

’tis the season

Around these parts some people go absolutely crazy with Christmas lights, festooning them all over their houses (including the roof) and front yards. And then there are the 6 foot high inflatable glowing snowmen etc. A single chain of fairy lights on our front porch is enough for me.