shadows of mist and mellow fruitfulness.
that’s right, cocktail school was in session last night. i’d been wanting to make one for weeks; since i started watching Mad Men. its an okay drink. a sugar cube, a dash of angostura bitters, a squirt of seltzer & whiskey (rye or bourbon). lots of whiskey. & an ice cube. i’m pretty sure i was drunk at work this morning. strong spirits…
the tie progresses slowly. it turns out ties are much longer than most people realize.
i had thought the tail would be the fastest part to knit, but indeed, this is not the case. not at all. here is my progress compared to a real tie:
turns out there is still about a foot to go. i wish it didn’t bottle-nose like that neither. it looks like a paddle, but i am following the pattern closely.