I raise my glass to you. (Despite the family crest, this is not one of your gifts, it is a picture I stole from Wikipedia.)
|Tea, a popular drink in Russia since 1638.|
Imagine traveling the plains of Asia by camel train with a "precious cargo of tea destined to the opulent courts of St. Petersburg. During the Czar’s time tea was the most important drink after vodka."
I don't know about you, but I think I would prefer it before vodka.
|1898 HAT, my new favorite hat to knit, modeled by Headley.|
Link takes you to the pattern by Kristine Byrnes on Ravelry