In the midst of this sweltering heat, I am finishing up my chunky wool Montague Vest and I keep thinking about my trip to Maine and those cool breezes along the ocean where I walked every day:
I'm also starting to read this book called Maine by J. Courtney Sullivan about a family with three generations summering at their house in Cape Neddick:
And every morning I walk into my kitchen and see this:
All of this has gotten me in the mood to ditch this heavy woolen knitting once I finish this vest and do another easy summer project like this cotton Sanibel Cowl which is a free project on Ravelry:
Is anyone else a big fan of Gale Zucker's blog, she shoots sheep shots? Go check out her latest post on a road trip to Maine; what a great time she had! Gale is a professional photographer as well as a fellow knitter and her photos are wonderful of sheep and wool in Down East Maine as well as some great yard sale finds. Here's a picture of their camping spot:
Have a great Fourth everyone and stay cool! To see what other folks are working on, check out Work in Progress Wednesday.