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Felted Clogs

Felted Clogs

This came from a Fiber Trends pattern-Felt Clogs. Cascade 220 works great with this pattern. I wear these all over the house and the keep my feet very warm.
Highly recommended for you and the rest of your family!

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Black Scarf

Black Scarf

I used two skeins of black Bernet "Boa" to knit this scarf.


Raglan Sweater

Raglan Sweater

This raglan sweater is from Sirdar Pattern #5042. I used Reynolds Lopi. It turned out Great! It's very very warm. I recommend this pattern to all!


Laines Plassard Sweater

Laines Plassard Sweater

This sweater is from "Laines Plassard" Winter book number 30, pattern #15. I used Lamb's Pride Bulky in Cream and it turned out lucious. It is so cozy!


Emma's Baby Blanket

Emma's Baby Blanket

I made this baby blanket for my baby cousin Emma. she is going to be born in mid-April 2005.
I made this out of Bernet Softee baby. It's the softest acrylic baby yarn that I found. The pattern is from Leisure Arts Snuggletime Baby Afghans- pattern book #75004.


Emma's Baby Set

Emma's Baby Set

I made this set for my baby cousin Emma. She is due in mid-April 2005.
I think that this turned out really cute b/c this yarn is so cute. I used Plymouth Dreambaby D.K. The pattern I used is no longer being published.


Gift Sachets

Gift Sachets

I made these sachets from yarn in my stash. I'm keeping on to store my homemade beaded stitch markers. The other two will be gifts. The pattern is from Creative Knitting March 2005.


My First Pair of Socks

My First Pair of Socks

This is my first pair of socks. I used 2 balls of Bernat socks yarn. The pattern was basic with a small amount of ribbing at the top.


Rainbow Bear

Rainbow Bear

Pattern: Blue Sky Alpacas, Baby Bobbi Bear

Yarn: Caron Simply Soft

On the Needles: May1st - May 5th


Emma's White Openwork Booties

Emma's White Openwork Booties

Yarn: Bernat Softee Baby Sparkle, White

On the Needles: 5/22/2005 - 5/22/2005

These are a gift for my newborn cousin, Emma. I also knitted a matching bonnet.


Emma's White Openwork Bonnet

Emma's White Openwork Bonnet

Yarn: Bernat Softee Baby Sparkle, White

On the Needles: 5/23/2005 - 5/23/2005

I knitted this as a gift for my newbron cousin, Emma. I also knitted a matching pair of booties.


The Softest Baby Blanket

The Softest Baby Blanket

Pattern: A simple pattern that came with the yarn. Stockinette stitch with a garter stitch border.

Yarn: Plymouth, Geisha 5 skeins white

On the Needles: 5/28/2005 - 6/8/2005

This blanket is a baby gift for my boyfriend's brother. I hope they like it!


Purple Felted Tote

Purple Felted Tote

Pattern: Two Old Bags, Felted Tote Bag

Yarn: 3 Skeins Lamb's Pride Worsted

On the Needles: 7/2/2005-7/15/2005

The yarn and patterns were both birthday gifts from my grandmother. She also sent me double points for the bag. So this bag was my birthday present!


Bereavement Gown Sets

Bereavement Gown Sets

Pattern: Crocheted Gown pattern from the internet

Yarn: Plymouth Dreambaby DK (One skein per set)

These bereavement gown sets were donated to the UIHC NICU on 9/1/05.


Preemie Project 9/2/05 Donation

Preemie Project 9/2/05 Donation

Here are 30 Hat and Bootie Sets of various sizes. My mom and I knit all of these. We mostly used Bernat Softee Baby. The items are knit from various hat and bootie patterns.


Sockapal-2-za Socks

Sockapal-2-za Socks

Pattern: Knitting on the Road, Conwy

Yarn: 2 Hanks Lorna's Laces Shepard Sock in Girly Strip

On The Needles: 7/27/2005 - 9/30/2005

I hope that my sock pal enjoyed these. I will never forget having to rip out the first sock after I had turned the heel. I had to rip out the whole thing b/c it was TOO SMALL. Always knit a test swatch! That is yet another tough lesson learned since I the start of my knitting blog. Hopefully it will be the last.


Pink Bam Boo Scarf

Pink Bam Boo Scarf

Pattern: Mistake Rib Stitch (Went up 2 needle sizes too)

Yarn: Classic Elite Yarns Bam Boo

On the Needles: 10/3/2005 - 10/8/2005

I knit this scarf for myself. I love it! I hope to knit similar scarfs as X-Mas gifts for my cousins.


Donation #22

Donation #22

These 7 Pairs of Booties were knitted by my mom and I.
They were donated to The Preemie Project.

On October 21, 2005 The Preemie Project donated Pumpkin Hats, Booties and Blankets to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics NICU in Iowa City, Iowa. My hope was to cheer up the families who had a little one in the hospital over Halloween.