More Mitten

Technology and humans were both going haywire this week at work. It was bonkerstown. Did you experience this too? I thought it was a full moon thing, but a check of the lunar calendar ruled that out. I passed out Thursday night and woke up 8 hours later in exactly the same position in bed. That’s when you know you’re exhausted.

In between all the turmoil I kept knitting my stranded herringbone mittens.

And look! One is done. I’ve been blocking it on my hand so that it will take shape as the right-handed mitten.

One other piece of happiness is that our friends got a puppy. This puppy was part of a litter that showed up on her parents’ doorstep in North Carolina. They drove down a few weeks ago to get her, and Sam is smitten. In about two weeks the puppy will be bigger than Sam, at which point he might not be so fond of her. We’ll see if the love lasts. But how cute are they?



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  2. sally · September 24, 2011

    Very cute, and the mittens are wonderful! That stitch is amazing — clearly takes good concentration.

  3. kara · September 24, 2011

    The mittens are amazing, Katie. I love the pattern and colors. And the puppy and Sam are looking cute too!

  4. bethany · September 24, 2011

    love color combo!

  5. barefootrooster · September 24, 2011

    mittens and puppies: love them both. and my, is that mitten ever fantastic! can’t wait to see more.

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