Friday, March 27, 2009

completed projects


christening gown









heart raglan sweater for a girl, its lilac and purple
also finished a prayer shawl while visiting with my mom for 2 days

Thursday, March 26, 2009

raglan shaping



this shows raglan shaping from one sleeve to the back fthe sweater.

Saturday, March 21, 2009

decrease explained, sampler knit square


k2 tog, k1 at end of the row
makes it curve to the right








k1, slip 1, k1, psso, k to end
this makes decrease curve to the left as it goes up the side of the arm





shermans march square

Friday, March 20, 2009

Thursday, March 19, 2009

sampler quilt knit afghan

sampler providence square










pinwheels








tulip garden

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

sampler quilt knit afghan



road to california quilt block







ribbon star sampler quilt block

Monday, March 16, 2009

Sunday, March 15, 2009

completed projects


dark blue and white mittens and hat for Haleigh

Saturday, March 14, 2009

completed projects



raspberry twist wristers.

raspberry twist scarf, it looks purple but it's pink like hat and wristers






Thursday, March 12, 2009

Monday, March 9, 2009

completed projects



dragon hat for anthony







another view










raspberry hat, scarf is in the works and am planning wristers or mittens

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

easter peeps and bunnies



just bunnies with pompom tails









peeps for vinnie and anthony






peeps for Haleigh, they match the hat and scarf i made for her for christmas







all the peeps (so far) i'll probably make a few more, other colors not here.







full basket with easter grass. bunnies and peeps.

easter peeps, pattern




2 easter peep


Baby Peep
6 sc in a magic ring2
sc in each sc around (12 sc)
*1 sc, sc inc in next sc* repeat around (18 sc)
work even (18 sc)
sc in first 7 sc, sc inc in the next 3 sc, sc in last 8 (21 sc)
sc in first 9 sc, sc inc in next 2 sc, sc in last 10 ( 23 sc)
sc in first 7 sc, sc dec 5 times, sc in last 6 (18 sc)
work even (18 sc)
work even (18 sc)
sc inc in the first 5 sc, sc in nextt 9 sc sc inc in last 4 sc (27 sc)
sc inc in first 3 sc, sc in next 21 sc, sc inc last 3 sc (33 sc)
work even (33 sc)
work even (33 sc)
work even (33 sc) (Note: I find it's easiest to attach the eye posts at this point, before I start decreasing)
sc in first 18 sc, do 3 sc dec, sc in last 9 sc (30 sc)
*sc in four sc, sc dec* repeat around (25 sc)
*sc in 3 sc, sc dec* repeat around (20 sc)
*sc in one sc, sc dec* repeat around, end with 2 sc (14 sc)
Stuff, dec around to close, by marjorie crochets

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

sampler quilt knit afghan, marshmallow bunnies



friendship star square








arbor window square







blue and pink marshmallow bunnies. i added eyes that were crochetted rather than wiggly eyes, also added a pompom tail.

tried a cotton ball but it was too big.




yellow and raspberry marshmallow bunnies.

sampler quilt knit afghan

http://vickisdesigns.tripod.com/index.htm i the site i first went to about quilt squares done in a sampler type afghan. you can knit or crochet each of these. that's what i've been doing, using my own color choices. the 30 squares makes a rather small square so i'll be making a ton of these.






this one is called old tippecanoe






this one is called 9 patch plaid
.
this one is martha washington. i did this one in red white and blue colors.
this one is dragonfly.
this one is kitty corner, done in purples.
Ths one is Xquisite.