Posted August 20, 2008 by soundsliketomatoes in My life. Tagged: Olympics, The Bird's Nest. 6 Comments
Overhead picture of The Bird's Nest
Does anyone else think toilet seat when they see this? Just curious.
Posted by sandi on August 20, 2008 at 9:32 pm
I think sea urchin.
Posted by Kamryn on August 20, 2008 at 10:33 pm
LMAO, but now that you mention it YES! You think I’d have noticed it before with the potty training. Guess I was too enamored with Michael Phelps.
Posted by Alice Wiggins on August 21, 2008 at 3:26 pm
LOL! It so does make me think toilet seat. maybe they should have not done oval.
Posted by Vanessa on August 22, 2008 at 5:57 pm
Posted by Auntie Vam on August 24, 2008 at 9:56 am
Yes it is indeed a toilet seat, but who knitted the fancy lace cover, hm??
Posted by Mom on August 27, 2008 at 12:19 am
This looks very much like a Christmas Wreath I made one year using a technique called “candle wicking”. Fancy name for everything is outlined with french knots. Muslin fabric, metallic threads, garish colors. It had doves and flowers and a big satin stitch bow, lace trim edged in metallic thread Vam put the whole thing together on her machine and stuffed it for me. The lace trim was wayyyy too narrow for the size of the wreath, I insisted on wayyyy too much stuffing and it ended up looking JUST LIKE A TOILET SEAT trimmed out in lace. Who knew it would turn up years later in Beijing?!!! Bottom’s up!
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