Pretty In Oink Darling Little Peasant Top

Jul 11, 14 Pretty In Oink Darling Little Peasant Top

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I have been so busy that I have not knitted anything since my last post: Downton Cowl.  When Ashley asked for testers for her Darling Little Peasant Top pattern, I jumped at the chance to do some dolly knitting.  The pattern is easy to understand and quick to knit up.  I tested the 14″ size for our two 14″ Waldorf...

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My Downton Cowl

Feb 02, 14 My Downton Cowl

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I have recently joined a small group of ladies on Facebook to do a Downton Abbey KAL (knit-along).  The aim is to knit something inspired by the TV Show Downton Abbey while watching the TV show. I have decided to knit this Downton Cowl by Shannon Cook with Madelinetosh Tosh DK Baroque Violet.  The yarn is so soft and the colourway...

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My Shalimar Yarns Breathless Yarn is here

Jan 12, 13 My Shalimar Yarns Breathless Yarn is here

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Yay!  My Shalimar Yarns Breathless yarn safely arrived from USA.  Now I can finally start my Shawl.  The Shawl I’ll be knitting this year is Ashton Shawlette. The yarn is a 3-ply superwash blend of Merino, cashmere and silk – yum!  The colourway I have chosen to use is Sapote.  For the true colour of Sapote, please see...

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My Carnaby Rabbit

Dec 28, 12 My Carnaby Rabbit

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In 2011, I knitted a Carnaby Rabbit as part of a KAL (Knit A Long) but never got around to finishing her.  The pattern was reasonably easy to follow and quick to knit up.  The only thing I had trouble with is seaming which is why my rabbit was legless for over a year. Today I finally seamed her legs and sewed them on.  Decided not...

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A Gift Card-igan

Dec 24, 12 A Gift Card-igan

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A friend shared this pattern and I just had to make a couple for my girls for their iTune vouchers.  I love this pattern.  So easy and quick to knit up.  Will be knitting it again for any future Giftcards/vouchers :). The Gift Card-igan is made using the Gift- Cardigans pattern found...

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Raspberry Wrinkles Darling Little Romper

Dec 09, 12 Raspberry Wrinkles Darling Little Romper

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Can you guess what my fave knitting at the moment is :).  This romper & hat set is for a trade with a friend.  I can not wait to show what I traded this for.  Hope to share pics early 2013.  Here is Lucy modelling the romper & hat. Currently, the Sweet Seriah (Sweet Seriah Facebook Page) Nurture Baby pattern is no longer...

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Mr. Blue Eyes Darling Little Romper

Dec 07, 12 Mr. Blue Eyes Darling Little Romper

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As a teenager, I used to love knitting baby socks, booties & sweaters as they were quick to finish.  But then who doesn’t love a quick & easy knitting project :).  This is why I am really enjoying knitting for dolls especially Nurture Baby dolls.  Here’s my latest romper & hat modelled by Lucy. Currently,...

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Owlie Little Darling Romper with footsies

Nov 07, 12 Owlie Little Darling Romper with footsies

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I was curious so I thought I have a go at knitting a Romper with footsies.  Not as great as I want it but still cute.  As I was using a solid/plain coloured yarn, I thought I add an owl for fun.  Here is Lucy modelling it. Lucy is a 14″ Nurture Baby doll made by my friend Felicia M using the Sweet Seriah Nurture Baby printed...

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Baby Blue Romper

Nov 07, 12 Baby Blue Romper

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I have also tested another Romper pattern and here is Lucy (my girls finally chose a name) modelling it.  This romper pattern was easy to knit up but took a little longer as it was done in baby yarn. Lucy is a 14″ Nurture Baby doll made by my friend Felicia M using the Sweet Seriah Nurture Baby printed pattern.  Currently, the...

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My Simply Vanilla wearing a Ecoliere Beret

Oct 30, 12 My Simply Vanilla wearing a Ecoliere Beret

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In 2012, I bought my first Blythe Doll: Simple Vanilla and I set out to knit her a Écolière Beret for when she arrived home.  I chose a yarn that will result in a Fair Isle effect.  I am pretty happy with how the Beret turned out :). The Écolière Beret pattern is by Maggie Baird.  The yarn is Sirdar Crofter DK Shade...

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