Mom has been a busy beaver with her destashing projects. In the midst of that goal she began reading the newest book in one of her favorite series, “Gone with the Wool” by Betty Hechtman. In this installment of a quirky series about a woman that inherited her Aunt’s knitting retreat business they are exploring loom knitting. Mom wanted to explore in more depth what they were talking about in the books. Fortunately one of the crafting motto’s we live by is “If you see it, get it, you never know when you’ll see it again.” Yes, I know. This sounds like a wasteful motto, but thanks to this motto we happened to have some knitting looms on hand. (Okay so we have the whole set except sock and afghan looms because I had a coupon and they were on sale at JoAnn’s a few years ago). I had a project already started on one and Mom has gone to town ever since! She made these six hats in 3 days! One of the white hats has a bit of a problem since one of the rows seems to be a bit looser than the rest but all of the other hats are lovely. We are currently debating if these hats are going to go to Paradise FIbers for their donation contest or to the local knit and crochet group for the local hospital instead. Either way!
Go MOM! Happy Crafting!