Monthly Archives: september 2014

Wrist Warmers

First knitting project I had to do in school was wrist warmers. I had to draw three designs and then knit one of them.

needles 1,5 mm(US 000), yarn 100% wool


Well, in general I’m pretty happy with them. It’s my first project with 1,5 mm needles 😀


Teddy bears

When my daughter was 1 month old, I made her a teddy bear. I found a pattern i liked from Debbie Bliss book “Teddy Bears: Twenty-five Irresistible Designs for Knitted Bears

So i chose the pattern and yarns that I liked. Bear is knitted of G-B Wolle Bio-Bamuwolle. Shirt is made of leftover yarn.


When I was expecting my second child I decided to let my daughter choose the pattern and yarn for little baby’s teddy. She chose a pattern from Debbie Bliss book “Nursery Knits.” And yarn… well it’s Katia Mali or Katia Pima Cotton, I really can’t remember. I guess I should fill my ravelry project info page better next time.  One day I will embroider eyes and nose on this teddy.

To be honest I didn’t like to knit those patterns very much. There was a lot of sewing. Actually I changed the first teddy’s pattern a bit so I didn’t have to sew that much. But with the second one I followed the pattern exactly. Won’t do it again 🙂





Baby blanket for my son

I really enjoy crocheting baby blankets. Well, in fact it was second crochet blanket I’ve made. The first one was for my daughter. This time I decided to use 3 colors – white, yellow and blue (turqoise). I love the result 🙂

The square pattern is from a book of crochet squares. I took it from libary and can’t remember the title and author. I used crochet hook 3,5 mm (E) and DROPS Baby Merino yarn (colors 01, 04, 32).  Squares are crocheted together in last row.

crochet baby blanket yellow blue white


crochet baby blanket for little baby boy