You may remember Lisa, my first knitting guru.
Lisa just picked up her entries from the Minnesota State Fair, where she collected beaucoup ribbons (and without resorting to knitting sock monkey dresses, either)!
Here is her gorgeous sweater that garnered a 2nd place ribbon:
Sigh -- I wish I could do that.
And here she is modeling all of her entries:
Way to go, Lisa! Congratulations!