Just bought a whole mess of rhubarb... several pounds, in fact. They're cut up and in the freezer right now and are awaiting canning as rhubarb compote, strawberry rhubarb jam, and strawberry rhubarb pie filling.
Monday, June 9, 2014
I finished the Crown Prince Shawl! I had been wanting to knit more Estonian lace since last year and the Crown Prince has been in my Ravelry queue for a while. The 7-stitch nupps were trouble at first, but became pretty easy by the end. I decided not to do the border in the pattern, but rather knit on one of the border in the back of the book... which by the way was the lovely Knitted Lace of Estonia by Nancy Bush and published by Interweave Press. I knit it up on size 5 (3.75 mm) with KnitPicks gloss lace in the Winter Night colorway: