Saturday, April 12, 2008

Erika Knight

Sssh! Baby Sleeping Cushion
source: Simple Knits for Cherished BabiesNight-Time Teddy Bear
source: 21 Easy-to-Knit Patterns for Irresistible Soft Toys
Sweater and Pants Set
November 8, 2004 - January 1, 2005
source: Baby Bloom

Deb Gemmell

Watch Cap
April 17 - 18, 2006
source: Knit Hats!
Carrot Top
January 18 - 20, 2004
source: Knit Hats!
Striped Stocking Cap
December 3 - 11, 2004
source: Baby Knits Head & Toes!

Hats (Pre-February 2008)

Basic Hat
designer: Suzan Mischner
source: Greetings From Knit Cafe
Simple Baby Cap with Fleece Topping
designer: Susan B. Anderson
source: Itty-Bitty Hats
Baby Tart
August 24 - 26, 2006
designer: Cinnamon Cooper
source: Knitter, Winter 2003

Umbilical Cord Hat
August 21 - 24, 2004
designer: Jennifer L. Jones
source: Stitch 'N Bitch: The Knitters Handbook

Suss Cousins

Chunky Tote
Angel Mohair Bootees
Nubby Scarf and Hat
May 31, 2003
source: Hollywood Knits: 30 Original Suss Designs

Kim Hargreaves

Knitted Bag
Icy
June 4 - 23, 2003
source: Rowan 30
Zephyr, Cool, Wind
June 23 - October 2, 2005
source: Rowan Plaid Collection

Robin Hansen

Stop-and-Go Mittens
March 24 - 25, 2006
source: Knit Mittens! 15 Cool Patterns To Keep You Warm
Polar Bear Mitts
October 13 - 18, 2003
source: Knit Mittens! 15 Cool Patterns To Keep You Warm

Friday, April 11, 2008

Birds Color Bright Creatures blanket/Bedfellows (142) - Baby Gift

updated 4/18 have only 7 panels left to sew together... why stop with 7 left? Well, it's called discipline, I have other projects and this is how I flow...












April 12 - 18
baby gift for Henry Ramos
toys
Bedfellows
Source: The Happy Hooker
Designer: Camilla Engman
finished: 10/15/07

blanket
Birds
Source: Color-Bright Creatures
Designer" Anne Halliday
begun: 6/16/07
hook size: I (5.5mm)
gauge: 2" diameter
worsted weight yarn
finished size: 43" x 60"
using: 1360 yards MC - TLC Essentials Red Heart #2980 Surf & Turf
150 yds Caron Wintuk #3256 Jonquil
1210 yds cream Bernat worsted
665 yds mint Bernat worsted

currently
59 of the 88 circle motifs done
28 of the 40 bird motifs done
and 14 of the 14 half circle motifs done


Thursday, April 10, 2008

Lucinda Guy

Florian Fox
Handsome Hound
source: Handknits for Kids: 25 Original Designs for Boys and Girls

Saturday, April 5, 2008

loving care tags




I started making pattern tags to put on the items I've made the boys for when they've outgrown them, of the boys in these items with the pattern information on the back. When they pass these heirlooms onto their babies, there's Daddy in all his small, cuddly glory.


Friday, April 4, 2008

Julie Carles and Jordana Jacobs

He'll Wear It Every Day
January 15 - 31, 2003
source: The Yarn Girls' Guide to Simple Knits

Lickety Split Knit
source: The Yarn Girls' Guide to Kid Knits

Thursday, April 3, 2008

Adult Clothes (Pre-February 2008)

Skinny Stripes
designer: Sally Melville
source: The Knitting Experience: Book 3 Color
Rib and Eyelet Pullover
designer: Nashua Handknits
source: Nashua Handknits: North American Lifestyles Series: Relax

Sonya
May 5, 2006 - March 11, 2007
designer: Christina Stork and Leslie Barbazette
source: Viva Poncho: Twenty Ponchos and Capelets to Knits

Mens Moss-Stitch Pullover
April 19 - October 8, 2006
designer: Angela Bruton
source: Vogue Knitting: Quick Knits

Starter Stockinette
April 2 - May 30, 2006
designer: Betsy Lee McCarthy
source: Knit Socks!

Bobble Poncho
August 29, 2005 - January 31, 2006
designer: Irina Poludnenko
source: Vogue Knitters On The Go: Ponchos

Mavis
November 23 - December 23, 2005
designer: Jane Ellison
source: Noro Naturally

Fluff Merino Frappe Cowl Pullover
April 5 - June 21, 2004
designer: Crystal Palace Yarns
source: Crystal Palace Yarns online
Embrace
January 16 - 18, 2004
designer: Gabrielle Peterson
source: Knitty, Winter 2003

Tri-Color Slippers

Multicolored Slipper with Boot Top
October 4 - 5, 2003
designer: Colonial Crafts
source: #101075 Big Book of Slippers

Woman's Granny Slippers
September 16, 2003
designer: Woman's Day
source: Woman's Day Bazaar