The Christmas FO’s

I realized that I still haven’t posted about the few things I managed to kick out for Christmas this year.  Oops.  Further apologies await, as all the links are Ravelry ones.  If you’re not on yet, and you knit or crochet, then go now and sign up, if only to read my notes.

Here’s the hat I made for my brother Kyle.  I had enough of the gray yarn leftover to make mitts for his fiance.

And here are said mitts:

Jim’s Deathflake hat turned out, well, is adorable too strong a word?

Here it is with him actually wearing it:

These were not done yet, but it’s ok, cause they’re not supposed to be.  They’re for my sister Kristi and they’re fingerless mitts.  She picked out the pattern a while back, and when she came down in October she and I went to Knit Wit and she picked out the yarn.

The plan was for me to have one of them mostly done by Christmas for her to try on, cause she wasn’t sure how far up the fingers she wanted them.  Turns out that they’re about an inch too short in this picture, which works out great.  I did several rows of ribbing, and it was done.  Well, except for the thumb.  And the other mitt.

I also made my sister a Shalom Cardigan.  Here’s her opening it up:

And here’s a shot of it on the floor:

See the buttons?

And go ahead and catch your breath for a minute, cause here’s what my sister made me:  a Prairie Star afghan.

Yeah.  Oh.  My.  Gosh.

Advertisements

1 Response to “The Christmas FO’s”


  1. 1 Meredith January 7, 2010 at 8:16 am

    I really like the fake isle hat. And the buttons on the cardigan are completely adorable!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




Tweets

January 2010
S M T W T F S
« Dec   Feb »
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31  
Need a Snow Day?

Pages


%d bloggers like this: