How To Video: Starting Point Baby Booties from Knit Picks

To go along with yesterday’s post about baby booties, my newest obsession, I wanted to share a tutorial I found on the Knit Pick’s website. Need a last minute baby shower present? This video will guide you through the steps to make little booty slippers for that new precious one. (They look so cozy!)

More baby knits on the way!

Finished baby hat

Not long ago, my husband and I found out we were going to get a new niece/nephew at the start of 2013. I’ve been so very excited ever since. I have two nieces and a nephew so far, and I absolutely adore them. Now I knit, too, so some serious spoiling is about to take place.

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Sugar ‘n Cream Scrubby

The pink is a bit lighter than this. Photographing in the evening seems to have changed the way the colour shows up.

Last night I decided a good small project between Chadwick and the shawl would be to knit up a swatch with the Sugar ‘n Cream Scrubby yarn. I’ve been kind of envisioning a cotton and scrubby washcloth that could be given as part of a baby present, so I figured now was as good a time as any to try this stuff out. I’ll note, real quickly before I start writing too much, that I am in no way affiliated with the Bernat brand. I bought the yarn for $3.99 (and tax) at Michaels.

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Little things for little hands

The red is actually quite a bit darker than this.

As I wrote yesterday, I made a couple of little things for little hands over the weekend. After a week of little progress on my larger projects, it was really nice to sit down and not only start but also finish a project in just a couple of hours. I like projects like that; they kind of refresh me.

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