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a few good things February 8, 2005

Filed under: Uncategorized — katy @ 8:45 am

                                         Redscarf

Today I will mail off my contribution to the Red Scarf Project.  I knit another drop stitch scarf.  This time I used Filatura di Crosa College.  It seems sadly neglected at Granny’s shop, so I figured I would give it a whirl.  It doesn’t have as much yardage as the Stacy Charles Rittrato that I used for a teacher gift so the fringe wasn’t as plush. 

                                               Red_scarf

In other exciting or scary news, the district is coming to observe Owen at his school today.  I cast off the last sleeve on his pullover last night but didn’t run the ends.  I showed it to him this morning and he smiled and put his arms up–to put it on.  He knew it was his sweater.  And wanted to wear it.  I ran a few ends and wrote a note to his teachers not to cut any strings!  Today, as the district observes my little boy, he will be wrapped in love and prayers and peaceful thoughts by me! 

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12 Responses to “a few good things”

  1. Michelle Says:

    I love the vision of Owen wrapped in your love, prayer and peace.

  2. Chris Says:

    How sweet. Prayers are winging your way.

  3. lillium Says:

    I love it that he wanted to wear it – like now! Jbird and I are doing fine. We’re still trying to get into the swing of a routine – not yet there but getting there. The fact that I’m taking a class myself hasn’t helped. And the fact that I’ve discovered I’ve got to go back to college for recertification is going to be a major adjustment.

  4. Vicki Says:

    Oh, so sweet! Wrapped in love… what a lucky boy.

  5. Sara Says:

    Awwww – how sweet! He’s wrapped in your love all the time, but what a nice image for today especially 🙂

  6. Mary Beth Says:

    Your scarf is lovely! Lucky Owen!

  7. ann Says:

    yay for Mr. Owen! looking forward to Thursday at the diner!

  8. Rossana Says:

    Looks like Owen knows a great sweater when he sees it! May it always bring him warmth and good luck!

  9. That’s so sweet that he knew it was his sweater…what’s better than that! I hope all goes well with owen at his school, wrapped up in his sweater! :0)

  10. Lisa Says:

    Hi, Katy.

    I love, love, love the beautiful red scarf you created for the Red Scarf Project. I was ecstatic to open the package and find such a delicate treasure. Thank you so much for your lovely contribution!

    Lisa
    gremlinperson@carolina.rr.com
    The Red Scarf Project

  11. Jean Says:

    Okay… I’m not a mushy person, but that is the sweetest thing I’ve ever heard. Hope all went well, Katy.

  12. Orli Says:

    As you can see I’m catching up on blogs. That red scarf projects looks good and what a preety scarf. I’ll need to try that pattern one day.
    Good luck to Owen, and AWWWWWWW to his sweater story.


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