Three hats in one evening

A good sense of accomplishment for today…. I crocheted 1 hat for my swap, 1 for my daughter that matches her poncho and knitted (partially on my barbie knitting machine and partially on DPNS) a tiny hat for a stuffed cat. Photos tomorrow. It’s too late for them tonight. Hopefully Bailey likes the new hat. ...

Knitting Adventurer

16. September 2006 knitting, quizzes 0
What Kind of Knitter Are You? You appear to be a Knitting Adventurer. You are through those knitting growing pains and feeling more adventurous. You can follow a standard pattern if it’s not too complicated and know where to go to get help. Maybe you’ve started to experiment with different fibers and you might be ...

Funky Scarf FAQ

20. August 2006 knitting, swaps 1
Let’s get the allergy part out of the way. Are you allergic to any fibers? Not that I know of. Don’t like scratchy ones though Do you prefer any fibers over others? SOFT! Anything soft, doesn’t really matter what. 😉 Thinking back to Scout’s post about what funky means to you, post an image of ...

More finished objects!

I made my son a new hat and got about 2/3 way through a hat for the girl! Orange/blue/yellow mix for J. I want to take a photo with it on him. B’s getting a pink girly-style hat. I also made a scarf and a hat from recycled yarn from a sweater. The scarf turned ...

crocheted jewelry

I’ve been avoiding the whole crocheted jewelry for a while, but Bailey wanted to knit while Brook and Jesse were at the store buying his Cap’n Jack Sparrow stuff. I just finished the crocheted hat and hadn’t found a new project I just HAD to do yet. So, I looked through my SnB Happy Hooker ...

First Successful Hat!

I just finished my first successful hat! Jesse is sleeping, but I hope he likes it. I used the pattern from the SnB Happy Hooker – Crochet book – for the “boy beanie”. It’s grey with green stripes. I’m going to try it on him once he wakes up and will take photos then! Then, ...

Princess Leia modeling yarn items

Princess Leia “barbie” is modeling a crocheted hat, crocheted skirt, crocheted capelet and a crocheted purse. She is also wearing a knitted shawl (that’s like Bailey’s). I’ve finished multiple items today! Now I just need to find a new project! Princess Leia modeling yarn items Originally uploaded by Shel Kennon.