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Christmas Crafting Report #2

This is how it goes when you're a little crazy. You start off thinking- I'm making one really big quilt for Christmas. That is it. I'm not going to make anything else handmade. Then you realize that you always make something handmade for your girls. So you add another couple of projects. Then you talk to your brother. He mentions they were looking forward to something handmade. So, you add another couple of projects. Then you find some yarn you fall in love with that would be perfect for your sister-in-law. Another projects goes on the list. Yeah, December was a month of absolute insanity.

For the girls-
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Pattern here.
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I love that Ellery's has her little straight up ponytail.
Kinder Girls
I love that their dresses are fully reversible.
Kinder Girls
I love their little butterfly undies.

For Anna-
Drawing Portfolio
Drawing Portfolio
A portable drawing portfolio with pockets for color pencils, stickers and a large pad of paper. It's my own pattern based on several similar things I've seen around the internet. Anna loves it. She refuses to go anywhere without taking it along. I made another for her cousin Chloe's birthday. But, forgot to take a picture of it.

For Jason and Amber-
Unoriginal Hat and Modified Unoriginal Hat
Pattern for the pink one here. The grey one is my own modified version of the same pattern.

I also made a hat and scarf for my sister-in-law. Once again, forgot to take a picture of it before I gifted it. But, I am a little obsessed with the pattern now. I've got three more of the hats planned. They should be showing up on the blog sometime soon.

Comments

Jennifer said…
Those dolls are too cute! I have plans to start making some things like that for my girls. I'm going to make them sock monkeys first =) I also LOVE the little coloring portfolio.
Gwendolyn said…
I'll take a picture of me in my cute hat and scarf for you to post! I love them so much they have already been put to good use practically every day. Who cares about hat hair when you look that good in something made just for you?
Meg said…
Cute stuff! That's an impressive holiday craft load!
balloongal said…
Wow. I also love the reversible outfits.
Beth said…
Your Kinder dolls are great :-) I have this pattern, but have been having too much fun making crochet dolls. When the sewing mood strikes again, they are first on my list.

Happy New Year to you.

Beth

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