baby flax
Christmas, Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Sweaters

Baby Flax

I feel like I have been knitting and crocheting a lot the last few weeks but since most of the items that I have worked on have been big projects it feels like I have made little to no progress. On top of that I have been battling a cold/sinus infection for close to a [...]

flax
Knitting, Sweaters

Flax

I finished knitting my Flax sweater Wednesday evening. I haven't gotten around to washing and blocking it yet but I wanted to share pictures. I will up date this post with new pictures later but I want to wear the sweater today first. 😉 The Flax Sweater  pattern by Tin Can Knits is probably the [...]

daughter sweater close up
Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Sweaters

Daughter Vertebrae Cardigan

It's finally done. I finished the cardigan that I knit for my daughter with some yarn that both of my kids dyed with Kool - Aid. I ran out of white yarn on the last sleeve and instead of having me get more white yarn out my daughter asked for me to finish it in [...]

on the beach
Knitting, Sweaters

On The Beach Sweater

I am finally done with my On The Beach Sweater and it only took me 18 days to knit it. It is super soft and cozy. Its a little bit too big but all in all I am very happy with the way that it turned out. I need to get some better pictures but [...]

New Old and Vintage
Crochet, Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Sweaters

Baby Sweaters: New, Old, and Vintage

New, Old and Vintage baby sweaters.... I finished this super cute baby sweater for a pending arrival in my family. I did make some modifications to the Nautty Baby Sweater pattern by Andre Sue Knits. I used 2 strands of 2 different colors of baby yarn to get close to the suggested worsted weight yarn. [...]

brown shapely boyfriend
Knitting, Sweaters

Shapely Boyfriend Sweater

I just finished weaving in my ends and sewing buttons on this beauty. I am very satisfied with the results of this sweater and I can't wait to wear it. I love how the buttons that I found have little stitches around the edges. The perfect touch for a handmade garment. Details: The Pattern is [...]

naughtybaby1
Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Sweaters, Test Knit

Nautty Boy Baby Sweater

It's done. I really enjoyed knitting this baby sweater. I just love the texture. I've already had requests from my Daughter for a sweater for one of her baby dolls. 😉 I used US #5 knitting needles and some off white Red Heart yarn that was gifted to me a few years ago. Now I [...]

20141124-081118.jpg
Knitting, Sweaters, Test Knit

Nautty Boy Baby Sweater – Test Knit

  I have been busy knitting this super cute little baby sweater as a gift for the 9th Grandchild in my Hubby's family. The baby is due to arrive in April and we don't know a gender yet. I thought that an off white sweater would be cute and I will pick out gender appropriate [...]