Once in a while you find youself in the midst of a really magical place. On the last day of my departure, Betts Vidal and I went to Alameda to go to a ribbon place she really likes. It was charming but I've seen better collections.
We went to lunch and then she took me down some back alley and this is what we feasted our eyes on. I want
Here we are. I flew down to spend a couple of day with the gang. In this picture we are showing off our knit braceletts. We hit the Good Will and found some stripped knits. I had everyone cut the garments in strips. We took three strips of a variety of stripes and braided and knotted them. We then embellished them with buttons and whatever else we could find. Aren't we cute?
Such fun and they stretch to fit. Nothing like a short mindless project. Love that grin. Sally makes us laugh and makes my heart so happy. Wait until we get home. We will make these look gorgeous. Betts Vidal did the drawing below. Her style is so elegent and we all know when Betts does it.
It will be finished fabulously. The chatter was all about our trip down under. I am so lucky to have these wonderful friends. We have all been Flying Phoebes for over twenty years. We were full of energy then and now we are wise old broads. Here's to companions.