(no. still no grandbaby. patience. babies come only when they are ready, or some OB reaches in and hauls them out.)
But - This is Number One. I think he's pleased with it. At the least it amuses him while he waits to be Great (great grampa!!).
Even Tucker appears impressed, and he has no opposable thumbs, nor can he read.
And I do still knit, when I am not ferrying about this book. To wit: finished 2:2 rib socks of leftovers and Regia 4-ply.
And April's Peace Baby, in Valley Yarns Superwash (Yes, even the variegated; it's a cast-off color from Gail, so no you can't have any, sorry, and on top of that I don't think we produced the solid either. But the yarns awesome!!), minus dove - which I will do shortly, I am resizing it to fit perfectly and not be too large. I did some mods, like, oh...well...I did it in the round. And I did an attached I-cord instead of the hem. But that's it really.
Now we just need the baby to come and fill it.
That's all for now - I have to go get a tissue. See. I just got an email from Amy telling me she's going to drop off the...uh oh. I can't even THINK it without laughing out loud. I do not know WHY this has hit me so hard, but I find it hysterical that there is...oh no...snort...A BRITISH EDITION!!!