Our friend Melissa came over tonight, and brought a gift for Lucy's birthday--the sweater Lucy's wearing here (better photos in the light tomorrow), and the hat they're working on:
Lucy thought Melissa's fancy new knitting needles made a lovely necklace, and kept looping them around her neck.
Melissa gave her her own ball of yarn to work with, and Lucy soon transformed it into this:
(Lucy got many lovely handknits this birthday; I'll try to remember to photograph them all tomorrow. She's so lucky to have so many generous crafty people in her life!)