Knitterella / FO

  • First Sweater

    I did it! I finished O's first sweater in time for his one year photoshoot. I couldn't be happier with the results of this knit. This is the 2nd time I made the Flax sweater. It's now my go-to baby knit for boys. I love everything about this sweater; quick, fun, seamless, large range of sizes and it's a FREE download. Thank you Tin Can Knits for designing this awesome pattern!I knit mine using Plucky scored from the Shindig out of the One Hit Wonder bin.  I knit the 1-2 year old size and it was a perfect fit. You can find...

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  • FO: Ripple Effect Fingerless Gloves

    Didn't get this FO off my needles in time for Christmas giving but I don't think the recipient will mind too much! Pattern: Ripple Effect Fingerless Gloves (knit the long version)Yarn: Plucky Traveler Aran in colorway AntiquedRavelry Page: HERE    

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  • FO: Gramps Cardi for Baby Z

    Quite possibly the cutest baby sweater I've made!  Baby Z is going to look absolutely adorable in his Gramps Cardigan! This green will be perfect for the Holidays. Now, if I only had enough of this yarn in my stash to make matching ones for each of my other boys. Hmmm… * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Pattern: Gramps Cardigan by Kate Oates of Tot ToppersYarn: The Plucky Knitter, MCN Lite (stash yarn - colorway Governess)Ravelry...

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  • Sweet Lattice for Baby Z

    I wasn't sure if I'd finish in time but Baby Z's blanket is done! Phew! I've knit special blankets for all of my babies before their arrival and I would have felt awful if baby #3 arrived without his first knitted blanket finished. Thankfully it's completed and it looks just beautiful in Blue Sky Alpacas' Worsted Cotton in the Mediterranean colorway.  I can't wait to meet my sweet lil boy and to wrap him up in his new blanket. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *...

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  • Sample Knits & A Growing Belly

    I had a few sample knits made up and I've been meaning to share them with you. These particular sample knits were made up to show alternative yarns that can be used with my  Chevron Stripe and Gradient pattern. The Chevron Stripe Infinity below is shown in The Plucky Knitter's, Plucky Feet. Colors are Oatmeal, Princess Phone, Icey Audrey and Sammy Sammerson. Don’t the colors look awesome together? I'm in LOVE with it! For this version of my Gradient Cowl (below), the sample knit was worked up in Blue Sky Alpaca's, Melange. Knit in colors Licorice and Dijon. This 100%...

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