Ooo how I love the magic of lace blocking.
A shrivelled little blob like this:
which was mistaken for an afghan on Wednesday night,
turns into a beautiful web like this:
And after a full day of drying, it gets unpinned, and turns into this:
This is truly the fruit of my labors, since I also dyed the yarn. Follow this link to details about the pattern and the yarn. It's my Finished Object page, which I hadn't updated for a while. [Jen, one of the other new finished objects is on its way to you via the USPS, so don't click through unless you want to spoil the surprise.]
ps. My hearing hasn't fully restored, but I understand it takes a while for the middle ear to heal, so I'm trying to be patient. I no longer desire to stick something pointy in my ear, but I still say "What?" a lot.