In another edition of things that are hard, Boyfriend and I opened our trivet kits last weekend.
The boxes make it look super easy:
So we poured out all the corks and got ready:
First, I tried to remake what was on the box. Kind of easy, but you can see all the spaces where it doesn’t quite fit right:
Boyfriend made this one:
But then we started to do some of the other patterns they suggest, and it got hard.
|I tried to be fancy.|
Boyfriend had more patience than I did. Check out this action shot:
|His giant man hands, not mine.|
We also noticed a pattern with the corks.
There WERE a lot of sutter homes, see:
|Ignore the columbia crest that sneaked into the corner. The rest are all sutter home.|
Anyway, I got frustrated and since we didn’t have a glue gun we decided to stop for the night. I was ready to open my new bottle of sutter home pinot grigio (nope, not kidding).
We left the trivets like this:
Whose is better? You be the judge.