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Wednesday, June 16, 2004


Moving at the speed of a sun-stroked tortoise, I’ve entered the final third phase of my Ribby Shell I. The pattern is written and I just need to finish the samples. (My pesky day job is just squeezing the life out of my knitting calendar – 6 day weeks, 12 hour days, who can knit?! When I was making the Sitcom Chic design, I clocked my time at over 50 hours of labor to design the pattern, write up all the sizes and knit the sample. WHEW! I need some elves…)

The *Teresa* yarn by Vittadini is just luscious! Even the other riders on the #66 agree – it always elicits comments from my busmates pals.

It is so sophisticated, people don’t assume I’m making something for a baby – which on the #66 is the usual comment because knitting is so extint in most parts, the only time anyone sees anything handknit is on an infant.

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