Christmas Items

I knit this tiny little German Doll/Christmas Ornament to send out with a hat and some dishcloths for a girlfriend of mine. RAVELRY NOTES GIFT RECIPIENT: Sherry PATTERN: Christmas Knubbelchen-Minis by Alpaka Seide *free on Ravelry STARTED: November 5th COMPLETED: November 6th YARN: scraps from my Christmas hat last year. NEEDLES: 2.0 mm/US 0 I […]

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Stash Basket 

My Grandma gave me some vintage rug yarn that was made of polyester and cotton. I knew that I wasn’t going to be able to make a garment or any like that with the yarn but I thought that I might be able to use it. The other day I pulled it out and whipped […]

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Christmas Gifts of 2016

Merry Christmas!!! My handmade gifts have all been received so I thought that I would share them all here. Mom’s Shawl  Hubby’s Socks Step Grandmother’s Scarf  Grandma’s Market bag  Hat’s for Son, Step Dad, Grandpa, and Uncle Daughter’s Socks Daughter’s Sweater Hubby’s Afghan Hope you are all having a wonderful Christmas!!!

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Earbud Pouches and a new kitty

This week has been really hard on me emotionally. This time of year is always hard for me anyways and the loss of our beloved cat Socks was almost unbearable. It helps knowing that there was nothing that we could have done for him had we found out that he was sick sooner. It was […]

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Mini Knubbelchen

I made this Mini Knubbelchen (German Doll) a few weeks ago. It is so small that it works as a key chain. I knit it with fingering weight yarn and size 0 (2.00 mm) needles. I thought that this would be a great item to decorate my craft room with especially since it is knit […]

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Crochet Slippers

The other day somebody sent me a pin on Pinterest for these slippers. So I took it as a hint and made her a pair. They were fairly easy pattern to whip up and I added some clear elastic thread to the straps hoping that it would help keep it from stretching out. I’ve never […]

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The Knubbelchen is a German doll that I knit for my Cousin’s impending arrival. I had to use Google translate just to figure out the language. 😉 This was really time consuming yet a very gratifying project. I really enjoyed making it and I plan to make more soon.  Ravelry Link  

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