Monday, March 28, 2011

it's so peaceful here today with kids at school, the little guy happily playing with lego, no builders about, just quiet...
I should be grocery shopping, or at least preparing something for dinner, but I find myself sitting here, enjoying the silence and working on a few new things...
a cowl in the most lush green, and it's acrylic, I never knew acrylic yarn could feel so soft and delicious! I found another lovely yarn in our local haberdashery that I am going to use to make one of these for my mum, I think she'll love it, but ssshhh, she's on her way down to stay a night or two, I'm so looking forward to it YAY!
I also finished another of these waffle scarves, this time in the prettiest icey blue bamboo, my camera isn't doing either of these pictures justice, the colours are quite something.  I really love working with this bamboo, it feels so weighty and beautiful...

what's happening at your place today?

8 comments:

  1. Really, it should have been a mum who coined the phrase 'Silence is Golden'. You have crafted up some gorgeously snuggly scrunchability.

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  2. Your talents are so extraordinary, Mel. Hats off to you, my friend, for creating such beauty. J x

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  3. Mel, they are absolutely beautiful!!
    your mum will absolutely LOVE it!
    do you use photoshop or picnik?

    happy week to you ♥

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  4. Gosh you make some beautiful things. Makes me want to curl up in front of a fire with a hot chocolate!!!

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  5. The scarves and cowls you are making get better with each one..I love the silvery grey you've used here. Lovely to see that you've got moments of peace to enjoy!

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  6. I love moments of quiet time to lose myself in some craft.

    Your creations have me yearning for winter :)
    xx

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  7. I have been painting yuck I can't wait to soon be done!!!

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  8. Oh my goodness, those are absolutely gorgeous! Who wouldn't love such a beautiful gift? What lovely work.

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