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fingerless flower gloves

fingerless flower gloves

Pattern: Fingerless Flower Gloves from Kristin Knits
Yarn: Cascade 220
Needles: Size 7 dpns
blogged here: i show you dese mittens


christmas alpaca

christmas alpaca

for ryan
pattern: alpaca from Planet June
yarn: cascade 220 sport, plus scraps
hook: Size D
blogged here: lil' alpaca


2011 christmas jammies

2011 christmas jammies

Kwik Sew 3604 (Matt's)
Kwik Sew 3126 (Jonah's)
Amy Butler Kimono PJs (Sofia's)
blogged here: the christmas that got away


2011 christmas planner

2011 christmas planner

made from a plain comp notebook and scrapbook papers.
blogged here: making my list and checking it twice


what a bunch of squares quilt

what a bunch of squares quilt

pattern from "Denyse Schmidt Quilts"
"la petite ecole" fabric
Blogged here: since he already knows what he's getting


no longer ghetto mailbox

no longer ghetto mailbox

silhouette letters - habana font
plain old boring black mailbox
blogged here: apparently, this is not as cool as i think it is


crazy clown pants

crazy clown pants

aka amy butler lounge pants (pattern from "In Stitches")
blogged here: crazy clown pants


big digger

big digger

Pattern: Big Digger by Lucinda Guy
Yarn: Rowan Cashsoft DK
Needles: US 5
for Jonah
blogged here: you would think i'd be making girl things already
April 2011


monkeys on the bed

monkeys on the bed

Kwik Sew 3604
Size M
random Joann flannel
for Matthew
blogged here: monkeys on the bed
April 2011


eggs in a nest

eggs in a nest

idea from Rhubarb Sky blog
3 beads, 24 gauge wire
blogged here: a little something
April 2011


felted wish eggs

felted wish eggs

made with wool roving and wooden eggs
idea from "Living Crafts" magazine, Spring 2011
blogged here: eggs made of wet sheep!
April 2011


random car pants

random car pants

April 2011
I know, right?
blogged here: i don't really know what kind of cars these are


photo frame stocking hangers

photo frame stocking hangers

i only wish i made the stockings.
blogged here: the stockings were hung by the chimney with care


martha stewart origami boxes

martha stewart origami boxes

tutorial found here:
http://www.marthastewart.com/good-thing/origami-nesting-boxes
blogged here: last minute gift idea for whoever


box o' lego crayons

box o' lego crayons

made with melted crayons and an ice cube mold
blogged here: last minute gift idea for people who love legoes


lego crayon army

lego crayon army

made with melted crayons and an ice cube mold
blogged here: last minute gift idea for people who love legoes


family photo board book

family photo board book

recycled Wendy's kids meal board book freebie

(Welcome, Pinterest people!)

Click here for original post featuring tutorial.


Mrs. Santa

Mrs. Santa

from Mr. and Mrs. Gnome pattern
www.weewonderfuls.com
blogged here: mr. C and the mrs.


Mr. Santa

Mr. Santa

from Mr. and Mrs. Gnome pattern
www.weewonderfuls.com
blogged here: mr. C and the mrs.


Christmas bunting

Christmas bunting

blogged here: decorating in progress


eighteen25 christmas planners

eighteen25 christmas planners

from the girls at eighteen25.blogspot.com
blogged here: eighteen25 christmas planners!


mini boden knock-off

mini boden knock-off

for jonah
blogged here: but i do love this one


i actually hate this apron

i actually hate this apron

"daily spice" by heather bailey.
I'm sure these are cute on someone.
Just not me.
blogged here: come hither while i scrub mold off our bathroom ceiling


scrappy napkins

scrappy napkins

blogged here: this might seem like a pointless project, but it isn't


we call them pirates

we call them pirates

you can get the pattern for free here: http://www.helloyarn.com/wecallthempirates.htm
made with knitpicks merino style in purple and grey
size 2 needles
for me
blogged here: farming. or, why our family is flaky. ahem, i mean flexible and spontaneous and awesome.


aranzi aronzo little friend

aranzi aronzo little friend

which was probably not worth the effort.
oh, well.
from the book "baby stuff"
for jonah
blogged here: more trouble than it was worth


chunky cabled sweater

chunky cabled sweater

pattern by zoe mellor
from the book "adorable knits for tots"
encore worsted yarn
for jonah
october 2010
blogged here: chunky cabled sweater, and other things jonah is too busy for


tiny tim

tiny tim

pattern from www.weewonderfuls.com
for jonah
finished summer 2010
blogged here: i had a little turtle, his name was tiny tim...


punk bunny

punk bunny

from "Amigurumi: Super Happy Crochet Cute" by Elisabeth Doherty
yarn: cascade 220 (charcoal, navy, aqua, yellow, orange, ivory)
finished October 2010
for Jonah
blogged here: punk bunny


wild stripes

wild stripes

free knitty pattern
yarn: cascade 220
finished August 2010
for Jonah


SublimI'mAwesomeinal

SublimI'mAwesomeinal

Freezer Paper Stencil Tee.
Matthew has to explain this to people everywhere he goes.
July 2010


Purl Soho toothfairy bag

Purl Soho toothfairy bag

Free pattern from Purl.
Makes it easier for the toothfairy to find your tooth.
July 2010


Sleepy Wrap for Baby J.

Sleepy Wrap for Baby J.

5.5 yards of stretchy fabric = one happy baby.
Trust me on this one.
June 2010


Jane Market Bag

Jane Market Bag

From the Posie website.
So I can be all environmental.
Finished February 2010


Quilted Potholder

Quilted Potholder

Which, sadly, is not very heatproof. My bad.
Pattern from Denyse Schmidt Quilts.
February 2010


Posie Nutcracker Doll

Posie Nutcracker Doll

Made for London.
Pattern by Alicia Paulson, from her book.
London likes that "she has pretty yips."
January 2010.


Some sort of gentleman's sock that I made for Dad.

Some sort of gentleman's sock that I made for Dad.

I can't remember the details on this.
Other than that the yarn was the hand-dyed stuff from knitpicks.
And the pattern came from Nancy Bush's "Knitting Vintage Socks."
And I didn't finish it on time.
Christmas-ish 2009.


Jonah's Blessing Outfit

Jonah's Blessing Outfit

From the favorite Amy Butler baby kimono PJ's pattern.
December 2009.


Fake Gingerbread House

Fake Gingerbread House

From a Michael's kit.
May have had some help from Matthew on this one.
And it was fun. But not as tasty as real gingerbread.
December 2009.


Thanksgiving Turkey Hat

Thanksgiving Turkey Hat

It so doesn't look like a hairbow. Whatever.
Finished November 2009.
For Matthew. Who wore it proudly.


Matthew's Kimono Jammies

Matthew's Kimono Jammies

Heavily modified from Oliver + S Bedtime Stories Pajamas pattern.
Finished September 2009.


Spacebot Baby Kimono Pajamas

Spacebot Baby Kimono Pajamas

Pattern from Amy Butler's Little Stitches Book.
For Baby P.
Finished September 2009.


Polkadot Baby Kimono Pajamas

Polkadot Baby Kimono Pajamas

From Amy Butler's Little Stitches Book.
For Baby P.
Finished September 2009.


Polkadot Baby Blanket

Polkadot Baby Blanket

For Baby P.
To match kimono pajamas.
Finished September 2009.


Matthew's "Boyfriend Hat"

Matthew's "Boyfriend Hat"

From Stephanie's Boyfriend Hat pattern (http://stephanieknits.blogspot.com/2007/03/keeping-boyfriends-ears-warm-since-2006.html).
1 skein Cascade 220
Size 7 circular needle
Finished August 2009.


Snuggie Wrap Baby Blanket

Snuggie Wrap Baby Blanket

From Amy Butler's Little Stitches Book.
For Baby P.
Finished August 2009.


Cha Cha Apron

Cha Cha Apron

Finished July 2009


RAWR means i love you in dinosaur

RAWR means i love you in dinosaur

Freezer Paper Stenciled Tee
For Matthew
Finished July 2009


Baby Kimono PJs

Baby Kimono PJs

From Amy Butler's Little Stitches book.
Finished July 2009.
For Baby P.


Baby Kimono Jammies

Baby Kimono Jammies

From Amy Butler's Little Stitches book.
Finished July 2009.
For Baby P.


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