Since some of you nosy devils have made inquiries about the dress I wore to the fifties dance in Qualicum last month, I thought I’d give it a bit of love with its very own “Out of the Closet” post. Dress: Jezebel WhiteBlue Rose Dress […]
Month: April 2014
Welcome nostalgics, to the latest edition of “Joys of Jell-O, ” in which I put together ridiculously easy desserts from a discoloured Jell-O cookbook I found at a garage sale. Once again, Jell-O has delighted my tastebuds with a delicious concoction that takes all of […]
As soon as I became capable of knitting a cranium-cozy for myself, I knew that I couldn’t have Billy strutting around town in an ill-fitting, machine-made toque. I couldn’t bear the shame.
After several in-depth interviews that involved diagrams, electrodes and complex mathematical calculations, it became clear that Billy wanted a hat that was a) slouchy b) masculine c) grey.
And so the pattern was downloaded (Graham Hat by Jennifer Adams – free!), the yarn was bought (Berroco Ultra Alpaca) and the stitches were worked. I’m happy to report that Billy’s smitten and I’ve even caught him wearing it at his computer where there is no chance of windchill.