12.28.2011

Making Things Again And Again And Again And Again...

You should probably know that when I like making something - I mean really like making something - I make it over and over and over again.

Case in point - itty, bitty sweater dresses.  Yeah, there are a couple of those laying around the house.

And dresses and tunics made based on Anna Maria Horner's Museum Tunic instructions.  Yeah, there are quite a few of those thrown around the house too.

And now you can add Sucky Thumb Mitts to that list because I've made yet another pair for O, although this time I made them with some leftover Debbie Bliss cashmerino (oh, how I love using up left over yarn). 


Again, I made the cuff and stockinette stitch portions a bit longer to add more coverage for the wrist and to fit her hand better.  And again I knit them on size 3 DPNs. 

And again I love them. 

Dare I say that they are the perfect little gloves for my kung fu master?


Or my zombie child?


Or for doing the chicken dance?


Yes, I dare say it.

12 comments:

  1. Those gloves are killing me. I have yarn and needles ready to go but motivation. I want to make about a zillion pair. I also tend to make about a million of the same item. I'm wondering how long Vinny can pull off wearing monkey pants/leggings since I have a serious sewing obsession with that style. I did see a picture of Kingston (Gwen Stefani's kid, duh) wearing leggings and he's like 5. If he can do it so can Vinny. I'll be sending him to Kindergarten wearing a pair!

    p.s. That stomach bug... oh the horror. I think it hit half the U.S. Christmas morning was very colorful around these parts.

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  2. Love the wrist warmers and especially the color!!! :-)

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  3. Love those gloves! I need some for me. Maybe I can convince my knitting sister to make some for me. I did just make her a quilt....

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  4. I predict seeing her on the stage sometime... ;o)

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  5. Perfect zombie green! I love the name of the pattern so much I want to knit them. If I could knit.

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  6. There is 45 record on the Christmas tree! We are jukebox people so you'll understand my excitement! =)

    Gloves are great! Love the poses!

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  7. So cute!! I've just made 2 of these (for adults) ... unfortunately thats 2 different ones which each require the other to be started and finished lol!! My attention span is not very much hhaha

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  8. It is clearly time for me to figure out how to make something other than a scarf!

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  9. So cute...I am so tempted to try those mitts. Guaranteed that if I do, though, my children won't wear them.

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  10. I am not much of a repeat knitter. But how could you not want to knit those darling mitts over again for O. She is really rocking the zombie look.

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  11. I am adding these to my to knit list for winter. She looks cute in them

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  12. so wanna swap? i need some gloves for my sara... is there something you need...??? those are adorable! she is so cute!

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