Posts Tagged ‘baby’


After my last post, I ventured into the depths of the dungeon (aka my basement) to see what treasures (I can’t believe I just called acrylic a treasure) might be found to meet my blankie square needs. Imagine my delight to find a box containing a half-finished afghan in just the yarn I needed!  I […]

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Whip Crack

See that?  It’s a finished blanket.  It only took a little discipline.  Too bad I have very little!  But here it is… now just have to get it to the baby!

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Whoosh, the Second

Whoosh, the Second

It’s been almost a month since my last blog post.  Think that baby blanket’s done? Guess again. In other news, I bought a spiffy new camera.  This is one of the first pics!

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“I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.”  Douglas Adams If you read my last post, you know I had started a baby blanket, which was vexed by catastrophic gauge issues.  I scrapped that mess, since I didn’t want to stitch such angry vibes into a baby gift, and […]

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booties, booties, everywhere

Eight pairs later, The Great Bootie Knitting Binge is officially over.  That includes the five for my college friend, along with another three pairs knitted in the last few months for other cutie pies.  It’s probably a good thing that I’m finished, since I’m being hit with a severe case of yarn A.D.D.  I went […]

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oodles of boodles

I’m up to four pairs of booties for my friend (well, three and four-quarters, but it will be four by the end of the night).  I’m planning one more pair with green and yellow stripes, which will be the same style as the pale yellow pair below.  They are indeed yellow, barely.  They mostly look […]

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bootie call

A friend asked me to make several pairs of booties for an upcoming baby shower.  I set a new record for yarn store visits (in and out in under ten minutes, and I really DID only buy what I went in for!)  Nabbed five pretty shades, since the gender wasn’t yet known.  I started with […]

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