for these cute feet! Born 3-16-13 and happily enjoying his new life. I can't wait to put some hand knit socks on this boy!
Today is my due date and it seems my son is enjoying himself way to much to come on out. If there's one thing I've learned about going into labor is that it can happen anytime, anywhere and "when he's ready." You just have to be open to the options and that things may not … Continue reading Sometimes things don’t go according to plan
I am a bit behind on book reviews but I cannot NOT blog about this particular book before Baby H arrives! It's Nikki Van De Car's What to knit When You're Expecting. I got to know Nikki from my time in Hoboken, NJ while working (and playing) at Patricia's Yarns. I was so thrilled for … Continue reading What to Knit When You’re Expecting – Review & Giveaway!
My second knit for Baby H is this hexagon crib blanket which I call the Sky Blanket. When I was contemplating making him a blanket I knew I wanted it to be a bit out of the ordinary. After searching a few patterns on Ravelry and seeing some inspiring pins on Pinterest I fell in … Continue reading New Design: Sky Blanket
It seems that part of my nesting is knitting things not only for my boy but for his room. I went to Michael's recently to pick up supplies for other crafty persuits and I couldn't help walking though the yarn section. I am a complete yarn snob but it doesn't stop me from looking at … Continue reading FO: Knitted Pouf
Would you be shocked if I told you I have only knitted two things thus far for my darling son to be? I totally thought I would be churning out knits after knits to the point where the kid would be set until he's 13 and "can't be caught dead in his mother handknits". Well … Continue reading A cardigan for Baby H
It is so good to be a year old. To be able to look this cute and not even realize it. To be able to find happiness in a ball and squeel with delight and to be SO adoreable doing it!I made this dress for a dear friend who helped me tremendously before my wedding. … Continue reading Little Leyla Violet
First of all, thank you for all the lovely comments! My mom hasn't stopped blushing. I told her she truly needs to get back into business (She used to do that type of work for a living back when I was a wee one but went corporate when my bro and I chose to go … Continue reading back to our regularly scheduled programming