Sunday, December 25, 2011

Birthday Peacock Shawl - DONE!

Started Sept 18/11
Finished Dec 25/11

Oct 21/11 - Made great progress but not liking the spots I messed up so I’m going to frog it and start again. :(

Nov 1/11 - this shawl is driving me crazy. I had to start again since I lost some stitches. UGH!

Needle: size 6 & 10

Yarn: Wollmeise 100% Merino Superwash in Were Different Happy Birthday Kristina


Thursday, December 22, 2011

Cream Hat - DONE!

Started Dec 18/11
Finished Dec 21/11

I held the bugga double for this hat.

Dec 19/11
- forgot to switch to larger needles so will just keep going on Size 5

Needle: Size 5 circular

Yarn: The Sanguine Gryphon Bugga! in Irregular Naked


Monday, December 12, 2011

Snowmen Ornaments & Necklaces - DONE!

Started Dec 2/11
Finished Dec 15/11

These aren't hard to make. I can make 2 or 3 if I spend a few hours on them. I want to make 10 of them. Two are necklaces for my daughters, 2 teacher gifts and then gifts for work coworkers. I have 6 done so only 4 more to go.

Needle: Size 5 circulars

Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in white and then scrap yarn for the scarves. I've been using sample skeins of Codex (bfl & silk). The black is done with cross stitching floss.


Hawk Slipper #2 - DONE!

Started Nov 13/11
Finished Dec 11/11

I needed to make another pair for hubby since the other ones have holes in them now.

Dec 2/11 - finished the first slipper!

Needles: Size 6

Yarn: Knit Picks Comfy Worsted in Hawk


Saturday, December 3, 2011

Pop's Blue Socks - DONE!

Started May 1/11
Finished Dec 1/11

This is my first 2 socks at a time!

Nov 19/11 - have turned the heel on both socks!

Needles: Size 6 circulars

Yarn: Knit Picks Comfy Worsted in Marlin