Because I'm crazy, I've decided to participate in NaNoSweMo (National Sweater Knitting Month?) and NaBloPoMo (National Blog Posting Month). I am going to try to post on my blog every day in November and I cast on today for Anhinga, by Norah Gaughan, which I am knitting in All Seasons Cotton, of course. I am having issues with uploading and there isn't much to see so there's no picture yet. Hopefully I will work out my upload issues. Having pictures would certainly help my blog posting too. We'll see how that goes.
Since I last posted I finished a cowl for a friend's birthday.
A baby turtle for Stefan.
A robot for my friend's son's second birthday.
a bear in a hot air balloon…
and a blanket bunny for Kristi's baby.
I have to send the bunny off soon, she only has about a month left to go although I know, from experience, that the last month is the longest.
The BobaKnitters also made her this beautiful blanket, which I designed with in put from Cookie. I didn't knit on it but I did most of the seaming.
I also finished a gift for a friend who preparing to battle breast cancer. The day I found out I cast on for this gift because that's what knitters do, we cast on. I hope that my gift and the warmth it provides help her in her fight. I don't have a picture to show you because of my aforementioned uploading problem but that's probably for the best since I think she reads my blog and I haven't given it to her yet.
Wish me luck in my endeavors!
Good luck, Ab.
I like the caption you posted, " but you can't make her knit" 🙂 sounds like me and stamping, or knitting, or crocheting, or lots of other things. Your work is nice. I hope you will put aside blogging and knit.
Definitely works of art! Done with so much intricacies, yet products of love! Other participants may be afraid to show theirs now…haha!
Oh don't worry, blogging never interferes with knitting. 🙂 Thank you for the compliment!
Thanks! I hope that my friends can indeed feel the love that went into the gifts. That is the beauty of the hand made gift, isn't it?I hope no one is intimidated!
More Power! 🙂