Thursday, April 5, 2012

All in a Day's Bus-Ride

Most of the time I take along a book or magazine for the bus ride.  I have knitted dishcloths.  I have tried to knit socks, but I am setting that aside for now. 

At first the socks felt like a puzzle to me (or what I imagine puzzle-lovers enjoy because I have never experienced that joy) and I was up for the challenge.  Now I have set the blasted business aside for a season - I started a single sock at least 20 times and my husband can verify that number for you.  I'm also tired of those double-pointed needles pointing into everything.

Quite happily, I handstitched the binding on these hotpads from the cutter quilt.  The sewing flew along so quickly that I finished them going to and from work on the bus!  They're in the shop.


I'm taking up Leila's invitation to link up, even with just one pretty photo.

3 comments:

Jennifer Jo said...

I've already put away my knitting for the summer. I can't bear to touch the yarn when it's warm outside.

Sew Blessed Maw said...

It is always so nice, to accomplish something, while riding.. And really passes the time..ha
I dont knit..but would love to learn.
Love your pot holders. So cute.

Shannon said...

Very pretty hot pads, that reminds that I need a few more, dear husband is always complaining he can't find one.

You posted more than I did this week!

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