Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Yarn Along


I am still working on the Neapolitan Cowl I started last week.
This Cowl will make a really nice Christmas gift for one of my nieces.


As I have said before, this is such an easy project to knit,
knitting and purling is all that is required to produce this beautiful pattern.
For this cowl, I am using DyeForMe merino baby alpaca,
it is so soft and so very nice to knit with!

In other news...


we now have 4 eggs in the nest in my wreath...


I'm pretty sure we have babies in here,
mom and dad have become increasingly "freaked out" when I walk by.

And I am pretty sure we have a nest in my pretty outdoor chair,
behind the pillow...I am afraid to look.

So many babies...I am so excited!

14 comments:

  1. Hello, the birds do go a little crazy when you are close to their nest. The cowl looks beautiful, it will be a lovely gift. Wishing you a happy day!

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  2. How exciting to have babies...right there at your house! Love the sea glass and book. And of course your knitting is beautiful! Enjoy your day! I just got back from a hike and saw a young bird...not sure yet what it was! I'll have to get the id books out! Hugs!

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  3. The cowl is beautiful.

    You have a maternity home there, Debbie. So exciting!

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  4. Perhaps you should not so close to the nest Debbie. You do not want them to abandon the nest. Love the knitting. Keep going.

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  5. These must be happy days for you.

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  6. Hi Debbie,
    It's certainly time for new life... new babies.... and new knitting projects. I am back to blogging after a long break. I missed everyone.

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  7. I love your eggs, such a nice shot. BUT....I REALLY LOVE THE BIRDHOUSE. I just wrote tomorrows blog that I will post in the morning but your birdhouse would fit right in with my questions! You do such beautiful work. I have never been a fan of kniting and pearling one right after the other. Knit, knit, knit....and maybe a pearl! Great job and you are correct, it will make a great gift.

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  8. We'll hear how the story goes... ;)

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  9. You sound like an expectant mother, Debbie. =) Another beautiful cowl in the making; it will be the perfect gift.

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  10. It is nice when you can find a pattern that looks great but is easy to do, makes it a more calming experience :)
    Oh how exciting about all the baby birds soon to be around :)

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  11. Isn't it going to be lovely to have baby birds around :)

    All the best Jan

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  12. Oh my gosh, you do like to have babies around. I loved that you have your precious birds nesting around your home. I love how you watch over them without getting the parents upset. It will be fun to see whatever photos you can snap. The ones to day are beautiful. I really like the color of your new cowl and the yarn looks soft and the pattern lovely.
    Blessings and hugs!

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