I hope all of you guys had a great Thanksgiving weekend, mine was awesome, I ate until I couldn't breathe anymore! Since I can't cook to save my life having family down here cooking all day was fabulous!!!
Let's gather up and review what I've been up to (other than eating):
- I am teaching one of my co-workers to crochet and am proud to present to you her first finished project...
- Now for my own Holiday presents, I have a Hello Kitty love r in the family and Liz from Crochet in Color has a great pattern!
It took no time to complete it once I stopped being lazy and actually worked on it, plus I only spend $2.99 on the white yarn and $0.29 cents on a felt sheet for the eyes...That's right everything else was made with scrap yarn!
Please note that this is an adult size hat so I had to modify Liz's instructions to fit a larger head...haha
- My boss's wife found a pair of fingerless mittens online and placed an order for 3 pairs (gray, pink and red/orange). Here is the sample she sent me:
Here is what I came up with...
I couldn't find a pattern for them so I just made one up, it'll be posted eventually...But in the interim I will be listing them on Etsy for $19 a pair if anyone is interested. Oh and the other two pairs haven't been finished yet so I need to get cracking so that they'll be done before Christmas.
- Last but not least my cousin pointed out that the newest addition to our crazy family needs a pair of this guys...
I think he might get them before his first birthday but I might manage them for Christmas...Who am I kidding? I'll never finish anything if I don't get off of Pinterest and Ravelry, I swear every time I start browsing there is 10 more things I NEED to make!
What are you guys working on for the Holidays?