Wednesday, September 03, 2008

The Knitting Factory Is Open

I knit up this car seat blanket so fast, I amazed myself! Of course it is only about 24"x31" - but still, you know how slow I go on blankets in the summer...

I used Mason Dixon's Moderne Baby Blanket but cast on fewer stitches and added a few more strips.
This will be for Little Lissie - matches her little hat :)
Yarn is Hobby Lobby's I Love This Yarn.






WIPs
I like to clean up my craft room when I go away, so I tend to shove all the WIPs here and there - out of sight. Now that I am back, I am having fun searching for them because I forgot where the heck I hid them!

Found the Telemark Sweater and finished it in no time. This one is destined for the Rez for the coming winter.


Pattern: Telemark Sweater (Free Ravelry Download)
Needles: #7's
Yarn: Thrift Shop


Now to hunt around for more FO's and those mittens I left to be finished.
Yes, I am back to knitting even more mittens! Maybe I can reach 100 pairs before the end of Sept? Nahhhh...... not even if I knit in my sleep :)

6 comments:

Kathy F said...

I have faith in you, Mariella.

Wool Winder said...

I always enjoy your projects! Off to look up the sweater pattern. It's adorable.

Kathy said...

I love the blanket. So adorable. Great colors Nonni

Monika said...

Lovely baby blanket. Reminds me of ice cream. The sweater is very cute too!

Arts and Crafts said...

The blanket is beautiful, really nice colors.
I´m looking forward for a similar pattern.
FrAn

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