We went apple picking near Kerhonkson, NY. Determined to remember what we picked, I asked Samuel to photograph apples with their markers. The Cox Orange Pippin was new to me and a tremendous find, with sweet and tart in each bite and a very nice texture for eating out of hand.
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THE BACK PORCH
After quite a bit of un-doing and re-knitting, I got a good fit on the Tokonatsu sweater (RAVELRY LINK) designed by Bernice Lim. I love wearing it with this very special shisha necklace.
THE FRONT PORCH
This eco-printed sock blank dyed by ninjachickens has been sitting in my stash for a few years. It’s the first time I’ve knit from a sock blank and I took out my Blackthorn dpns for the task. I’m enjoying the colors — like knitting the clear blue sky with colorful leaves falling in the breeze.
EVER-EXPANDING SKILL SET
- Sheet Pan Dinner with chicken, apples and Brussels sprouts
AND SEW FORTH
I finished the Moon Phases Cloth Book I’ve been working on all summer, and dyed up some linen in a walnut bath — destined to become a second Amy Jumpsuit.