Thursday, February 25, 2010

Lovable Toys (166)

February 25-March 4, 2010December 29-30, 2009book: Last-Minute Knitted Gifts
designer: Marion Edmonds
for: Baby Toes stock
needle: US 6 (4mm)
gauge: 18 sts and 30 rows = 4"
yarn: Blue Sky Alpacas (used double throughout)
weight: sport
finished size: approx. 10" tall

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Sailor Doll (185)

February 19-24, 2010December 15-23, 2009September 28-October 4, 2009Pattern Info
Sailor Doll
from: Toy Knits
designer: Debbie Bliss
for: my Corbin
needles: US1 (2.75mm) and US3 (3.25mm)
gauge: 34 sts and 46 rows to 4" with US1
yarn: Rowan 4 ply Botany, am using leftovers

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Hattie B. Cooper Community Center Fundraiser 2010 (178)

With the 2010 fundraiser - we've raised over 31K with 66 weeks of camp for the school!
February 11-18, 2010November 30-December 4
September 22-27, 2009
Pattern Info
Felted Diaper Tote
source: Knitting for Baby
designers: Melanie Falick and Kristin Nicholas
needles: 10.5 mm
gauge: 14sts and 22 rows to 4" in seed stitch
yarn: Lion Brand Wool
yarn weight: Medium
8 skeins = 1,106 yds in 2 main colors with extra blue contrast
#3 Moss and Faggot Hat (6-12 mos. - 16")
September 21-22
May 26-27
May 22-26
#2 Garter Lace Hat (1-2 yrs. - 18")#1 Bobble-Cable Hat (2-3 yrs. - 20")
May 21-22Snuggly Baby Hats
February 19-22
begun February 19, 2009
Pattern Info
size: 16, 18, & 20"
from "Interweave Knits", Summer 2004
Designer: Lora Steil
US 2, set of 4 or 5 dpns
needle gauge: 16 sts and 22 rnds = 2"
calls Jaeger Matchmaker (100% merino, 220yd)
am using: Knit Picks, Palette (100% Peruvian Wool) in Mint, Green Apple, and Red

2009 Fundraiser

Tuesday, February 2, 2010