Friday, August 11, 2006

Photos Of Eris

Here she is.

The hole is fixed.

I taught myself how to seam differently.

It's almost invisible. It's the mattress stitch, instead of the regular sewing stitch I normally use. It looks so good.

And another finished object, although not a holiday gift.

My grandmother loves fun fur. I think there's little fun in this crap. But she wanted it, so she's getting it. No, I didn't kill a Muppet, it's a scarf.


Blogger ysolda said...

Eris is lovely, mattress stitch is the way forward. I swear it's magic. I think the muppets should revolt against the manufacturing of fun fur - it must be giving them a bad name. But sometimes it's more important to a give a gift that the recipient will like, than to go with your own taste. If she's happy I guess that's the important part.

Oh and Eris, almost makes the fun fur look good, just by association.

10:58 AM  
Anonymous Imbrium said...

Oh, Eris is lovely! Congratulations!

11:21 AM  
Blogger Stalker Angie said...

Gratz on Eris! It looks divine and I lurv the color.

Poor muppet. hehe

1:23 PM  
Blogger Annika said...


1:35 PM  
Anonymous Kim said...

Wow, looks awesome! I love the little cabling details. Isn't mattress stitch fun?

Don't feel bad about the Fun Fur. Everyone understands about gift knitting.

2:45 PM  
Blogger Sachi said...


3:59 PM  
Anonymous kate said...

the Eris sweater looks beautiful. and isn't mattress stitch just like a magic trick? i was giddy when i figured it out.

5:22 PM  
Blogger cherry blossom said...

oooooooooh so pretty! i LOVE the color! its so cheery :) (the eris....not the fur....LOL)

10:54 PM  
Blogger Stepherz said...

Whoa! Aren't you so proud!?

8:32 PM  

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