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Reading Challenge

Back in October, I set a goal to read 15 books before the year was over. So far I have read 11. And here they are…  

Inspiring Knits

I love the design elements on these sweaters. I love the shoulders on this one. It’s so unique. Love the center cable and Fisherman’s Rib on this one This is just perfect!

New Hobby

Since I can’t knit, I’ve decided to read more. I bought myself the new Nook Glowlight. It’s pretty cool. Right now I’m reading Mansfield Park by Jane Austen. I’m about halfway through. I’ve also decided to draw more like I used to. Here is a pencil portrait I drew while I was in high school…

Vikings

I was asked to make a Viking helmet for a coworker’s grandson. First time ever using Poly fil and I’m not great at sewing but I think it came out okay. They like it. Here it is all finished.

Hats

My good friend wanted me to make her a hat so I said no problem. I went out and picked up some nice Lion Brand Heartland in a black heather. The actual color is called black canyon. I had never used the yarn before but it’s very soft and works up quickly. I made the…

Finished Object

I’m done. I fought the collar for awhile but I’m guess I’m happy with it. I love the rest of it.

Finished Object

I finally finished my cardigan. It’s a little big for me but it will work. I can just wrap it around.

Finished Object

I’m completely finished with the baby sweater. I had to watch a lot of YouTube videos to make sure I sewed the buttons on just right. I’m happy with the finished product.

Finished object

My first ever baby sweater is done. Whew! It was so hard!

Knitted Socks

Mint green eyelet socks using DK weight yarn and size 3 dpns Rainbow striped socks using super fine weight yarn and size 4 dpns I started a new pair of socks. I’m making the ones in the photo. Made using a blue tweed yarn in a super fine weight and size 2 dpns Got the…