Except for blocking, I've completed my Olympic Knitting Project.
Looks a bit like a dog's dinner, doesn't it? When I'd cast off, I threw it at DH and asked him to fit it together. He turned it over a few times and threw it back at me. Two quick twists and it looked like a jacket.
- 5 coupons - hot pink cotton jumper from SuperU in Normandy
- 7 coupons - Non-woollen dress.
- 7 coupons - 7 pairs of ankle socks
- 5 coupons - Tee shirt (definition of an accountant)
Technically the purchases in France should be considered coupon free, but I'm observing the spirit of Fashion on the Ration not the law. In addition, After much searching, including help from the wonderful Susan Crawford, I determined that leather handbags were never rationed - there just weren't any available - so the handbag I purchased is coupon free.