A day off from work means a little bit of this: The Mug: My favorite Kansas joke, available here. The Tea: The Republic of Tea, Hibiscus Key Lime The Knitting: Heart of the Mesa Mittens by Grace Schnebly, knit out of my handspun from fiber dyed by Southern Cross Fibre The Entertainment: Olympics!


Knitting: Tea Inspired Patterns

Several designers find tea inspirational to their knits. Kateryna Golovanova’s Spearmint Tea Thea Colman’s Charleston Tea Melissa LaBarre’s Tea Leaves available in baby, child or adult sizes!. Or Laura Chau’s Afternoon Tea Volume One which includes 4 tea inspired sweaters: Oolong, Pekoe, Samovar and Matcha.