Wow - it is July already! This year is just flying by... So, for this post I will show how far I've gotten on the lion's head... honestly, it looks a little scary, but it will come together. 🙂 Let me just say about "fun fur" yarn... you really have to keep tabs on where … Continue reading Lovable Lion – Progress Report
Good morning, everyone, Happy Saturday! So... I'm pretty excited about my current project... it is a knitted lion, and absolutely adorable. The pattern is by Lorraine Pistorio, and I found her design on LoveKnitting.com. A friend of my grandmother's wants a knitted lion as a graduation gift for a soon-to-be college student - very thoughtful … Continue reading Current WIP: Knit Lovable Lion!
Not to be confused with HoneyCOMB Fingerless Gloves, these mitts have little bees stitched onto them after all the knitting is done! I tried a few times to knit the bees in, and it was just too fiddly working with 4 colors in a small area. Too much for me, so the next option was … Continue reading Honeybee Fingerless Mitts
A friend of mine had asked me to make a fox for her 2 year old little girl, and I have just recently finished it. I'm so excited, it's so precious. I found the cutest fox pattern by Sarah Gasson. Her website is Knitables - visit her site, she has adorable toys and accessories! And … Continue reading Cheerful Fox
Happypotomas Number 6 This Happy Hippo is traveling to my little cousin-to-be - he's due to arrive next month and I'm so excited! My aunt and uncle asked for several toys for him, some you may have already seen, but I will add a few photos anyway. As with most of the hippos I chose … Continue reading Gifts for the New Little Man
Albemarle Craftsman's Fair - Booth Display 2017 Here is how my booth looked this year... Let's zoom in on the tables so you can see the toys a little better.... 🙂 Well, the pictures came out a little blurry, but you can kind of see all the different things I've been working on. I was … Continue reading ACF 2017
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!