Ethel did take up the challenge from last week to make a Hallowe’en project. She showed up with a crocheted spider on her shoulder. She said it took almost as much time to insert wire into the legs as it did to crochet the whole thing.

crocheted black widow

Ethel and black widow

Lois made a gorgeous hat…

knitted hat

Lois’s cable hat with silver buttons

and worked on another one in that lovely shade of sea foam green.

knitted hats

Lois and other hat

Meanwhile, Ethel started a new project, fingerless gloves. She loved the colors in this yarn from Michael’s, but was stumped that it’s considered a worsted weight. It seems smaller than that

mitts

New project: mitts

knitted purse

art yarn purse

I’m such a bum, I’ve only just picked up this knitting the first time since last week. But  I still have time to do a quickie project before Hallowe’en gets here…what will it be?

 

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