A gift for a friend’s baby girl

I made a few of these bibs for my son, and find them very useful as well as cute! So now I made one for a friend’s baby.


Pattern found on Pinterest, link here.

It’s very easy to follow and quick to make!

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It’s difficult to have time to knit or crochet when you have a small baby but…

… with bits done here and there I completed my first crochet rattle!

First it looked like this:

(And this bit was done by the end of February….) Looks like a microphone!! X-)

And finally yesterday I made it look like a Fox:

I think it’s pretty cool, but I’m sure all that bubba will want to do is try to eat it! 

I’m now working on another one, that will be a frog (hopefully….)

Patterns from here.

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Improvised abstract crochet

I stopped here, because I ran out of blue, white and red. Now will it just hang on the wall as some sort of “crochet art piece” or should make a pillow cover out of it?

Looking at it now I regret not having put this colours together before for a scarf or something… 

Happy Monday!!

Easy crochet baby boots

 

I found some easy and cute baby boots on Pinterest, so decided to adapt the pattern to crochet and here is how they turned up:

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Here are the instructions:

(All stitches were half double crochet stitches)

 

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Then sew it all together:

A1 with B1, A2 with B2, ans both Cs with D

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This gives you boots for 1-3 month baby, approximately. I suppose it is easy to “scale-up” but havenΒ΄t tried yet…

Now you can go and make as many variations as you want πŸ™‚

Some examples made by  me:

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Why not have a mismatched pair of boots?? πŸ™‚

 

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Basic grey and blue – for a boy

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I like the detail in Red πŸ™‚

 

Baby Shower M&m

Now that Baby M is here, so are the photos of her Baby Shower! πŸ™‚

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I just love the Hot air balloon theme! Couldn’t wait anymore to organise a party with this theme… So baby m and mummy M wet the “lucky ones” πŸ˜€

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Mummy M best friend did this beautiful “diaper cake” in the shape of a stroller, with many sweet gifts on it:

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I think Mummy M and Daddy F will have a good time changing diapers during the nights:

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**** Thanks M for letting us prepare the party at your place! ***

Who’s next?? Any suggestions for party themes?