Thank you all so much for your kind words after my last post. The patient is recovering alhamdulillah and managed a little walk to the shops today. Kidney stones can cause a lot of pain. So, I'm glad that the bigger ones are out.
That bit of crochet I was doing on the weekend (which is Thursday and Friday here folks!) was this:
They look a bit like granny squares gone wrong! They are in fact hexagons and I must add, I'm fascinated by the geometry involved in this little project that I first saw here (where you will find a link to the pattern).
The hexagons, when folded, become this
And with a little stitching together of pieces, some crocheting of a collar, cuffs and edging and a few buttons ...
TA DA! A baby's cardi/jacket!
I am terribly sorry for that terrible photo! It was taken in a mad rush with no natural light!