I'm back from a wonderful time in Tahiti! I think I will blog up the trip and its pictures separately for family and friends, but meanwhile, here are a couple of knittish bits that only you will appreciate.
The real deal was done by a guy with much prior experience who makes elaborate arrangements of holes drilled in thin sheets of wood in advance of the event:
See all those bazillions of tiny crescents? (Click on the photo to embiggen & truly appreciate.) Maybe next time I will knit a specially themed lace pattern to do the same thing? Probably not.
But none of this is very colorful, is it? And bright color in the bright sunshine is the hallmark of the tropics, n'est ce pas? So here's a colorful Tahitian fiberwork for you, a tifaifai, the beautiful applique Tahitian quilt: