Hard to believe, but true. We had our last ultrasound almost 2 weeks ago and finally got some size info. According to the fancy-schmancy ultrasound software, NB measured above the 95th percentile in every measurement and was estimated to weigh…wait for it…8lbs-12oz. That’s 8lbs-12oz two weeks ago. We still don’t know the gender of NB, but… Continue reading still pregnant
Another instant gratification knit. Tiny little mitts to match the baby galway cap. Knit with fingering weight yarn on US0s for 8sts = 1″ in stockinette. Here’s the pdf and here it is on Ravelry. Please let me know if you find any errors in the pattern. Cheers!
Whipped these little guys up this weekend so that baby would have something to wear home from the hospital. Can’t have chilly toes, right? Quick to knit using fingering weight yarn and US0s for a gauge of 8sts=1-inch. The socks feature short row heels and toes, a garter strip in front, and a garter “seam”… Continue reading garter stripe baby socks
I started this little guy on August 29 and finished it on September 9. So why did it take more than 2 months to post about it? Because I was too lazy to type up the 2 page pattern. Anyhoo. Here it is, with plenty of time until Chrismas. It’s a simple little cardi with… Continue reading Garter Yoke Baby Cardi
The Norwegian Sweet Baby Cap was so cute, it needed some matching mitts. These teensy little things work up in no time in the round with self-striping fingering weight yarn. Using US2.5 dpns (or circs if you’re a magic looper or 2 on 2 circs kind of knitter), the gague is 7sts/inch in stockinette. Here’s… Continue reading matching mitts
Voilá! One tiny raglan cardigan sweater completed. DK yarn knit on US 2 needles gave teeny stitches and a slightly stiff fabric. The pattern was based on a baby sweater knitted by my friend’s grandmother and has no seams. Seamless sweaters rock. Giftee to a friend for her new baby boy, I hope she likes… Continue reading Baby Cardi