Archive for January, 2012

Found a fairly simple baby shoe pattern when I searched on the net. I love it when clever people share with the rest of us. Also finished a vintage pattern 3ply baby vest for Eli and a Sublime pattern cardigan for a little girl. Time with family and a few hours in the sewing room makes me very happy.

unisex baby shoe by Shwinandshwin.blogspot.com

baby vest from 'knitting pattern central'

Vintage Sirdar vest perfectly modelled by Eli

Sublime's 'Little Mabel' made with 5ply to fit a prem.

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The cutest little girl has joined the family so it was a great opportunity to knit some girlie things. The hat was a modified version of ‘Denny’s Broken Rib Hat’ off the internet, as was the ‘Mary Jane Bootees’. The cardigan was a Paton’s pattern in “Cleckheaton Country Baby 4 ply’. Yum.

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I made the top of this quilt some time ago but never finished it off. It was made to give away but instead has found a home on our cot for when Eli comes to stay. The blue sashing in between the robots is quilted with leaves and flowers.

robot quilt

applique, machine & hand embroidery

echo quilting around each robot

robot dude

square tum robot

'Ant' robot

retro super robot

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