one order done!

December 9, 2011 at 15:42 1 comment

finally finished some hats that i was working on for a friend to give for christmas!

the owl pattern is from here, and the monkey pattern is sort of as well.  the original hat was only ears, but derek suggested the tuft of hair on top of the head, and the monkey really needed to have a face.  it took a bit of experimentation to get the face right, but i’m glad that i invested that time.  the minnie mouse hat base is the same as the others, but the ears were also an experiment.  i made two of these minnie mouse hats, but the first one was acrylic yarn and i’m too much of a yarn snob to let that go, so i picked up some quality fibre and made it again.    i really hope that the kids who open these gifts on christmas morning love their new hats!

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christmas gifts that i’m excited about, and a little update one more checkmark, and a confession

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  • 1. the christmas project parade « bononers  |  December 28, 2011 at 22:43

    […] with knitting, crochet, woodwork, and sewing gifts for my family.  i’ve already shown you the hats and kirby plushes that i made for some friends to give to their loved ones as gifts, but i had to […]

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my life in pics

my baby sister is EIGHTEEN!!!! white-girl dance party to wild youtube birthday music, then a mad dash to 7/11 because bday girl has life goals. 
@noah.lebrun @rmal.m great night climbing trees with these monkeys.  family is my favourite :) 3 different types of wool and several froggings later- i finally have my finished star stitch pouch! great pattern by @allaboutami! mistakes aside- i'm happy to have a proper home for my tombows. swipe left to see pics of my creative kids joining me for a crafty afternoon!
#crochet #tombowusa

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