A couple of weeks ago I taught four days in Houston, Texas. The first two days I taught at Knitting in the Loop where I was surprised by a number of groupies.
These wonderful ladies are all self-proclaimed Ann Budd’s Buds and they weren’t ashamed to advertise it (but I admit to being a bit embarrassed by the attention).
They made a special shirt for me, lest there be any question who Ann Budd was:
I walked away with some beautiful yarn:
And a pair of socks knitted just for me! They are one of my favorite patterns, called Diagonal Rib Socks. I love them but I can’t help feeling like a spoiled brat!