I'd like to apologize to my sister-in-law, Staci.
I think I'm the reason that her baby didn't come two weeks early like her doctor said. Today, she's sitting around, 39-weeks-and-five-days pregnant, and it's all my fault.
You see, I'm not finished with the baby blanket I'm knitting for her bundle of joy.
There are six of each square--12 of the horizontal stripes--and I've got 12 more squares to knit.
Then I've got to block each one, and sew them together.
Then I've got to knit a border.
But the yarn is the softest I've ever worked with, and the colors will work for a boy or a girl. And there's a whole lot of love going into this project!
Just don't expect it before the baby's first birthday.
And maybe don't look too closely at the finishing work--I'm still figuring all that out.
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