Here's me trying to copy the poses from the original issue of IK:
Here are some other random pictures of the shawl:
Here's the shawl wearing my ancestral pin, which I think becomes it nicely:
While we were there, I couldn't resist taking more pictures of flowers using the super macro setting on my camera. I can never get enough of these, even though I never know what to do with them later. Here's one with a bumble bee in it (they were everywhere, and all of them very fat):
Here's a bunch of flowers:
And here's the same bunch after I've been playing with them:
Now, back to regularly scheduled programming. Vacation is over, and I need to get back to work!
10 June 2006
This morning I took my Icarus shawl and my husband up to Ft. Tryon Park - just up the hill from where we live - to take some pictures of the shawl in the sunshine. For the first time in ages, the sun did actually peek out from the clouds often enough for photographic purposes....