beret and cell phone case

a green twosome 

My method of losing weight after a good Thanksgiving is felting. I made a beret and a cell phone case all in a day’s work of muscle and elbow grease.

side view of beret

beret with grey and white locks

I felt my life with both my hands
To see if it was there—
I held my spirit to the Glass,
To prove it possibler—

I turned my Being round and round
And paused at every pound
To ask the Owner’s name—
For doubt, that I should know the Sound—

I judged my features—jarred my hair—
I pushed my dimples by, and waited—
If they—twinkled back—
Conviction might, of me—

I told myself, “Take Courage, Friend—
That—was a former time—
But we might learn to like the Heaven,
As well as our Old Home!” —-Emily Dickenson

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“A smile is worth a thousand words, live happy, felt happily”.

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2 Responses to beret and cell phone case

  1. Terrie says:

    Elegant beret. Goes well in a gloomy winter day. Your felted Christmas stuff are lovely. You’re thoughtfull in making the pretty gifts.

    Like

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