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mmmcrafts Monkey

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The original pattern is Molly Monkey. I omitted the skirt and made a boy monkey instead.

He kinda looks like he's wearing stripey pjs!

Preparations for the Christmas markets

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Lots of Santas, snowmen and stockings from my Mini Christmas Tree Trims pattern.

Zed Word

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A little zombie made using my Little Red pattern by a very inventive Ravelry user. Thought it was so cool I just had to share it.

Custom Wedding Cake Toppers

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For a lovely lady in Canada. Hopefully she likes them, and I can pop them off in the post to her.


Gaudi Mosiacs

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Barcelona Architecture

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It felt like I was back in college on a field-trip, looking at the city. I definitely had my 'landscape architecture' hat on.

There's just something about European cities!

Mies Van De Roh pavillion:


Images from Barcelona

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DH was in Barcelona this past week for work, so as my parents kindly offered to look after the kids I flew over on Thursday evening and spent a few days there too.

A few tourist-y images:





And the winner is....

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Hatsuka with her suggestion of:

Kiiro the Lion
A copy of the pattern is on its way to you Hatsuka.

For anyone else interested in the pattern, follow the link to buy through Ravelry.

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Competition Time!

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A new pattern for the shop.

All he needs now is a name.
A free pattern will go to whoever comes up with the best name. Just leave your suggestion in the comments section (plus some contact info) and a winner will be picked on 16th October 2011

Free Pattern - Mini Monkey

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I've had this pattern typed up for months now, but just haven't gotten around to publishing it.

The final animal for the time being in the Mini Jungle Animals series -

Mini Monkey

Have fun knitting!

Moderne Baby Blanket

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Finished!
I didn't have the book, just the free printout from the internet, so didn't know how to do the mitered border. Was planning on doing an i-cord border but got too tired and just crocheted a little white border around the edge instead.

Now someone just needs to have a boy!

Dolly Time!

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Emily has a 4-year-old party to attend this afternoon, so there was a flurry of sewing over the last 2 days.

I used the Little Miss Storybook doll from 'Wee Wonderfuls-24 Toys to Sew and Love' as a base for the doll, stole the dress from Katie Kitty to make her a removable dress, and added my only little pair of shorts/knickers.

Hopefully the birthday girl likes her!

WIP - Moderne Baby Blanket

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I've been knitting this blanket on-and-off for the last 3 weeks or so, the Moderne Baby Blanket.

It started off really quickly because of the small sections but has really slowed down now. That may also be because I keep having to take breaks to make other things.

And I need to get it finished quick as I need to make christmas ornaments and toys for the upcoming markets!