Braided Cowl

Taking a break from the baby works I worked on this cowl for my mother’s birthday. It was a very simple pattern and took probably an hour if I had worked it straight through. I chose to use a cobalt blue yarn and found these great buttons at…

In The Works ~ Baby Blanket

I was looking for a baby blanket pattern that will match the style I am planning for our baby girl’s room. I had found this pattern on the Michael’s website here. It is shown as if for a boy but I removed the blue and added…

Warm Boots

This will probably be my last pair of booties for a little while. Once you do one they all pretty much go the same way. I found the pattern for these here. They can be made for either a boy or girl based on whether or not you choose to…

Carry-all Bag

This is a project that I have been working on for  a bit, and I hadn’t touched it for about a month, finally I finished it. I was at the local Michael’s store and saw the Lily Sugar’n Cream booklet in the yarn section…

First Knit Project Complete!

Well it took me about 3 attempts to even get this darn thing started but I finally got the hang of it. I will admit that a few uh oh’s happened during my attempt at knitting this hat. 1) Somehow I dropped a stitch in the back of…

Hat and More Booties…..

  Well project #2 for baby girl is complete. I made this matching hat and bootie set courtesy of the free pattern section on Bernat’s website (www.bernat.com). You have to create a profile to be able to view the patterns but they offer up some good…

First Baby Girl Project, and Knitting….ugh

Well I am officially on bed rest until baby girl arrives so it looks like I will be spending some time reading, watching tv, and doing some crochet projects. Not to mention being able to post a little more often here. 🙂 I have been working on my first knitting project…

Gender Reveal Sash

Well last week on Friday we had an ultrasound and found out the gender of our December baby. We were not anticipating finding out until August but the ultrasound tech said the baby was in perfect position for us to find out right then (insert surprised face). With our son…