Thursday, August 25, 2011

Newborn Pink Houndstooth Hat

Photo by Amber Middleton of Foxtree Photography

Cascade Yarn Jewels Hand Dyed in 9950
US13 dpns
CO 36.
K for 15 rows.
Row 1: K2tog, K1; repeat around.
Row 2: K around.
Repeat row 1 and 2 until 6 st. remain.
Cut yarn leaving long enough tail to thread through remaining stitches.
Ribbon can be purchased from the etsy shop Tangled Lair.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

36 weeks

It's been a while since I've posted a belly photo, so here you go:
(click here to see me at 36 weeks with Callie)
We've slowly been working on getting baby things out of storage and washed. Tonight we got the little carseat out and put it in the van:

Can't wait to meet our newest addition! :)

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Fingerless Mitts

Little fingerless mittens for Callie:
Guess I'm just anticipating the cooler months ahead :)
Free pattern found here.

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Newborn Diaper Cover Pattern

Ch 45
1) SC in 2nd chain from hook, SC all the way across
2) CH 2, turn, DC across
3) CH 1, turn, SC across
4) Turn, SL ST
next 10 sts, CH 2, DC next st, DC, next 23 st, leave rest unworked
5) CH 2, turn, DC across
6) CH 2, turn, DC2TOG, DC 20sts, DC2TOG
7) CH 2, turn, DC2TOG, DC 18sts, DC2TOG
8) CH 2, turn, DC2TOG, DC 16sts, DC2TOG
9) CH 2, turn, DC2TOG, DC 14sts, DC2TOG
10) CH 2, turn, DC2TOG, DC 12sts, DC2TOG
11) CH 2, turn, DC2TOG, DC 10sts, DC2TOG
12-19) CH 2, turn, DC across (do not fasten off).

Ch1, SC around.
Fasten off, Weave in ends.

Button or snap in center of the front flap (make sure it can
go between the DC)