Just wanted to share a few family pics of Rick’s Mom’s 90th birthday celebration.
These were taken by photographer Tim Warner, of Katy, Texas. He did a great job!!
Here is the whole gang, Mom in the middle, her children, most of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. We were missing a our daughter, her children and their children, we had 32 family members here for the celebration.
Mom and the youngest great grandson who was there, baby Colton. She has one great great granddaughter, Saddie, 19 months and great great grandson, Easton, 2 months, who could not be there.
Mom and her 3 children, Rick, Nancy and Bob.
Rick and I.
Our Son, Robert, Daughter-in-Love, Stephanie, and two grandsons, Devin and Matthew.
Rick and I with our Son, and family (see pic above).
We had a wonderful visit to Texas, and a fun time celebrating Rick’s Mom’s Birthday.
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Here is the wine bottle cozy I crocheted for my Mother-in-Law for her birthday. She loved it.
The Yarn was Red Heart Collage and the color is Landscape Green.
I just love how the greens and pink of the yarn were blended and came out so pretty.
I added the ruffled rows around the top to make it more ruffly after the draw string is pulled.
The two beads on the draw string are two of my lampwork (handmade) glass beads.
I made a few changes. I skipped rows 12 and 13, (the two rows where you add the beads) because I was not adding beads. I did 6 rows of sc after changing from the bottle bottom and starting up the sides, but that was going too slow, so I changed to dc and crocheted to 9 inches from bottom. Then switched back to sc for the last 1/2 inch. For the top edge, after I finished the pattern, I wanted it more ruffly than the pattern called for, so I did one row of sc working 3 sc in each stitch to force it to ruffle and then another row of sc working 2 sc in each stitch, continuing to force it to ruffle.
Then made my draw string and added two of my handmade (lampwork) beads to the ends of the drawstring after I threaded it into the cozy.
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