I often see WIP around on crafty blogs. It took me a while to cotton on to this one: Work in Progress. I'm a bit thick in other respects too. Read on.
It took forever to work out the base / body since I am useless at mathematic equations and calculating. I had to look up "finding the circumference" on wikipedia. Then I was glad my calculator has an automatic pi button. As a test I asked my husband to work it out. Of course he not only knew the formula but practically did it in his head. That's one thing I love about Japanese schooling.
I am making a duffel bag for boys. Later today I will take out some pent up rage on hammering the grommets in for the drawstring. This bag is going to be fabulous.