This will become an 80th birthday present for my Nanny who has Alzheimers and won't even know what day it is :(
Then there was this wall hanging which was started at Jane's Christmas in July Gathering when I was pregnant with Maddie! I love how this one turned out, especially as I am not a fan of satin stitch. This is a Leanne Beasley pattern.
The last quilt is Lena's but I do have a small bit of finishing to do on it this morning before I show it off. There was also this little cardigan for baby Mike, the pattern is from Joelle Hoverson's "More Last Minute Knitted Gifts"
I sent it up to him with a little woodland knitted hat and then this photo showed up on facebook - how cute is he!?!?
All three projects were handspun - quick and fulfilling. I also finished James' Jedd socks for Father's Day. Then there was some test knitting for this cowl, Cloud 9. I really like this one and think that both the girls will probably get their own smaller versions for Christmas. The lace repeat is only about 17 stitches wide and every second row is purl so it is kind of a cheat's lace. I also have a bit of a think for moss stitch and double moss stitch so that was a win win too!
Next on the to do list are a couple of bigger projects for me (Paris Cardi and a green cardi) and a couple of hats for Nessie's girls. Next up for quilting is a Dr Seuss baby quilt for Lou and a bed sized version for Dan. Luckily, holidays are just around the corner!