One of the ladies from our knitting group has been given lots of yarn and books, booklets and some notions here and there from a family member whose mother-in-law passed away. She brought so many books and a few patterns one night for us to pick through.... Mom and I came home with several books with … Continue reading Holiday Toys in the Edenton Coffee House!
Happy Autumn, everyone! Are you ready for sweater-weather? Hot cocoa? Is your yarn basket full to the brim with Fall colors? This post is of previous projects, and toys that are hot off the needles. - Little Brother Saints Bear - For my uncle one Christmas I made a bear from the Simplicity bear pattern … Continue reading Autumn Has Arrived!
I was at work one day, on lunch knitting in the break room, when a co-worker spotted me. I was making fingerless gloves, and she asked me if I could make the ones that are convertible - fingerless, or flip the top over and you have cold-fingers-covered mittens. Here is what I made: She also … Continue reading A Multitude of Mittens…
I have recently made several of these cute crocheted spiral newsboy hats. Actually called 'The London Newsboy Cap' by Katy Petersen. She has a website here -> KTandtheSquid.com. 🙂 Here are 2 of the newborn sized ones that I made last week. The striped one was worked in Vanna White yarn. I had some chenille … Continue reading More of the Handmade
After seeing a picture of some adorable little snowmen on Pinterest, I wanted to make my own. I came up with a pattern, made a little scarf, embroidered the eyes and arms, and voila, an adorable little snowman of my own! This is the first one I made, but (and no offense little guy) I like … Continue reading Mini Knitted Snowman
I wanted something fairly easy to knit while I was out today, so I started on a scarf. One pattern I tried wasn't working, so I tried another and realized that wasn't what I wanted. So I made one up. This is what I have..... No complicated pattern rows to follow, but still a bit of a design in … Continue reading Knitted Scarf – Made Up
I love the way the little dress in this pattern looks! I've made 2 of them recently, style 'B'. Here are pictures and a little bit about them. This first dress is made of a thin material that we've had for quite awhile, and I finally made something cute out of it! It will be … Continue reading Toddler Dresses 1 & 2