Saturday, November 13, 2010

Finally

I have some finished projects to show you! Projects finished from my stash, believe it or not. Gift knitting too. It feels like forever since I've finished a pair of socks.

Here they are....

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Uncle Frank socks. The girl version, knit in Socks that Rock mediumweight, colorway Bella Coola.

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I loved knitting these. Which makes me wonder why they took me over a year??! to finish.

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They'll be on their way to Colorado soon to live with my best friend who just had a baby boy! I just need to cast on and finish up the wee baby Frank socks and hat to go with them. I promise, promise to get the pattern ready to go soon!


Speaking of babies, I also finished another Sweet Baby Kate set for a co-worker who is having a baby girl.

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Socks that Rock lightweight, colorway Goody Goody

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I think I love the wee picots the most.

And now that my secret design project that I've been working on the past few weeks is done, I can get back to more knitting from my stash!

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At Stitches East I cast on a Pont Neuf cowl for me! I also was able to try out Kollage's new circular needles with a "firm" cable! Love love love! They just debuted at Stitches East and they were selling like crazy at the Fine Needle booth (and you can also order them online from them too!).

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In between meet and greets and pattern signings, I worked in the Fine Needle booth with Stacy and Lara. They were awesome and if you are ever in Maryland, you should check out the shop!

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And, since you made it through this long post, why not share some (note, I say some) of the stash enhancement from Stitches.

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Bugga! in colorway Pink Dragonfly (so so pretty!)

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The Sanguine Gryphon Q.E.D. I had not seen this yarn in person and thought it would be perfect for another infinity scarf!

Happy Knitting!!
xoxo Irishgirlieknits

12 comments:

Discoknits said...

Lots of pretty in this post. Hope all is going well for you :0)

dianne said...

The Uncle Frank socks were worth the wait! They are fabulous!!! The baby version will precious too. I love the baby Kates', but funny coincidence all the babies around me are boys right now!

That's a gorgeous color of Bugga you got too.

Kaye said...

I love those Uncle Frank Bellas--very nice!

gMarie said...

Love those socks. Who takes photos of your feet for you? oh and Thank you! g

Bubblesknits said...

Love those Uncle Frank socks! Gorgeous!

JelliDonut said...

I live in Colorado too. Just sayin'... if a pair of those gorgeous girlie Uncle Franks should accidentally end up in MY mailbox, it won't be because I bribed the mail carrier.

Scrabblequeen said...

Hmm...yes...I need a pair of Uncle Franks for me...good thing I have some STR handy! Lovely little baby set, and gorgeous stash. :-)

Jill L said...

Lots of great projects! Doesn't it fell good to get things off the needles?

cupcakefaerie said...

Where do you find the time? You must not get any sleep. :) Love all the knits.

Channon said...

I'd like to get a project off the needles... specifically some that linger and linger and LINGER...

They're all lovely, but I'm coveting that Bugga! What a great color!

Jennifer said...

Love the whole post... but the socks are my favorite. I love how the pattern goes all the way to the tip of the toes.

weezalana said...

Great socks! And LOVE the color of that Sanguine Gryphon!

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