Woodland Scarf Progress

8 12 2009

I am three successful repeats into my Woodland Scarf! (If you count all of the aborted attempts though I have done much more knitting!)

I’m not fussed about the colour, which is navy (it doesn’t really look accurate in the pictures), since I don’t wear that colour much, but I had the wool and just wanted to try it out. We’ll see how it looks when it’s finished but I might gift it.

I’m also curious to see how big it gets when it’s blocked. It’s looking pretty narrow at the moment.


You want decorations?

6 12 2009

OK, so the tree is a bit plain.

So I added some lights:

And all the patchwork ornaments I have been making. Even if I plan to give them away for Christmas I figure I may as well hang them on my (rather plain) tree until then!

There’s quite a few more of these patchwork Christmas ornaments in various stages of completion too. Hopefully they’ll spend some time on the tree for me to admire before I give them away this year. Still got quite a few to make though!

Last years Christmas gifts were these mini Christmas stockings I knitted from a pattern from Little Cotton Rabbits. I made and gave away about 30 of them but I did keep one for myself.

And then I added all the other decorations I have collected:

You likey?

Oh Christmas Tree!

5 12 2009

Yup, put it up this morning. Here’s how that went…

I cleared a space for it:

And then it grew: