It was a lovely day yesterday, so I went walking out in the garden . . .
and I saw something strange under a bush. It was brown, like everything else on the ground, but it was a different brown.
A pair of Acorns!?!?!
One acorn still had its 'cap' on and the smaller one had lost its cap.
There they were, just lying there . . . until I bent down for a closer look!!
As I got closer, the 'cap' started to separate from the acorn and out came this little face with bright blue eyes!
The longer I stayed, the farther out the little creature came . . .
until the little darling was sitting beside the acorns. Now neither of them have their caps!
Meet Purl, the Little Knit Girl
pattern by Cid Hanscom.
She has fingers, toes, a nose, a belly button and butt cheeks - how cute!