A Year of Projects

YOP7 week 34

I just have a few updates for this week then back to my F.R.I.E.N.D.S blanket. I finished the One with the Peephole Frame last night. Ends need to be woven in. oh joy.

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I am so happy that is done 🙂

Ive had the following 2 items done for a few weeks now. Both in 0-3 month size.  I cant get over how cute they are. I wish I knew a baby small enough to wear these 😦

And my WIP for the week is a cowl using Red Heart Stripes, Fruity stripe. I love Red Hearts new yarn. I think I have 3 more skeins of stripes . Projects TBD.

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And thats it! I hope you have a great week ❤

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Patterns used :

Rainbow Cowl

Newborn baseball photo prop  ( camo pants)

Granny Square baby dress #2  ($3.71)

The One with the Peephole Frame ($8)

 

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Crochet A Longs, FRIENDS CAL

FRIENDS blanket CAL pt 2

The One with the Peephole Frame

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I decided to put down the banner block to work on a few smaller blocks for this CAL. The banner is so big and I am not liking how its coming out. I may or may not re do it.

So on to the peephole!

Block name: The One with the Peephole Frame

Movie I watched: 3000 to Graceland ( Courtney Cox)

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2 of my loves.. Kevin Costner and Christian Slater ❤

I am only at the half way point of this block. Its sorta a pain in the butt with all the color changes. But I like how its coming out. I am using up alot of the small lemon colored yarn scraps I have from taking apart the 2016 temperature blanket I attempted.

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I will most likely finish this by tomorrow. So the next block will be either The One with Smelly Cat or I’ll just suck it up and finish The One with the Banner.

Next update will be next Thursday 🙂

18 in 2018, Crochet stuff, WIPS

WIP Wednesday

Both my current WIPS are part of my 18 in 2018.

Skein #3 is Camouflage by Red heart yarns. its a jumbo skein. So I have a lot of crocheting or knitting to do with this big boy.

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My first project is a pair of camo baby pants. I need new stuff in my shop and I thoughtyarn heart these would be cute.  Pattern is by Cass Dodge. (<<<pattern link. ) The pattern is easy and well written.

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I already have one project done using skein #2. Hyacinth. Also by Red Heart but this is their accent line which is discontinued. 😦  I will post about that on Friday. Hopefully I have these pants and my second project with the hyacinth finished.

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So my second project with skein #2 is Animal crackers beanie by Snappy Tots ( <<< link to pattern) Orchid ( by Red Heart) is also being used as the bottom of the hat and the inside of the ears. I’m making a bunny since it is almost Easter.

 

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A Year of Projects, Crochet stuff, Knitting Adventures

YOP 7 week 30

Wow its been a while since I posted for A year of Projects. Ive been sorta busy. I was up to my elbows with pink yarn making Pink Pussy hats for the past few months. I asked all my customers to send me pictures and I hope I get a bunch 🙂  Karen sent me one last week… 🙂

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Other than them I’ve made other hats, scarves and a cute little elephant…

This square is a monthly crochet along by Divine Debris. I love all of Amber’s patterns.

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I think thats about it. Check out my other posts to see what else I’ve been up to. My 18 in 2018 plans are up.

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18 in 2018, WIPS

18 in 2018– Skein 1

My plan for 2018 (if you missed my last post) is to use 18 full skeins ( pretty close to full) of yarn from my stash. I am continuing the theme from my A year of Projects I started last year, which is to slim down my yarn stash( yarn balls mostly).

I don’t have a shortage of projects. I have a dozen knitting and crocheting mags, 214 bought patterns and over a thousand free projects saved on ravelry.

For my first skein I chose Red Heart Accent Guava. (discontinued) .

My project is Milkshake Kawaii Cuddler by 3amgracedesigns .

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The first half of the cuddler used a good chunk. I hope I use up all of this yarn . I dont need a another ball of yarn.

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For some reason I feel really rushed to finish these projects. Maybe its because I just want to make room for other stuff. I have about 5 skeins marked for this … venture. 18 is a big number. People can vote at 18..lol

This is gonna be a fun year 🙂

 

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