I might not believe it either, had I not witnessed the whole thing: A knitting project, made for the season* in time for the season:
It looks good with jeans, over a white blouse as well, so it might stay in the closet all year — after it's done at the shop, where it will be spending the summer.
Tech talk, if you're curious:
The pattern is from the Easy Breezy summer booklet from Nashua Yarns.
3 skeins of Creative Focus Linen
size 6 needles
Now. What to do about the ongoing crush on this:
which is from this booklet. It seems odd that I haven't seen the yarn in many shops. Is there something I should know?
Get this. I think that this pet bed would be fun to make. Size 50 (!!) needles would be a challenge for these ache-y hands, but the staggering factor is the yarn: Bagsmith Big Stitch, sold by the "bump." Check the price! I feel a different yarn coming on.
*Not today, though -- I half expect Dorothy to blow by the window. And her little dog, too.