Tuesday, 10 June 2014

~Baby Gifts~

This Saturday is the baby shower for my new niece who is due in July, so we will zip across the Pennines to Manchester for some tea, cake and fun.
Here are some things I have been making.
First, another Puerperium Cardigan from Ravelry - this time it's the long-sleeved version in a dark pink yarn (Wendy Sorrento) with chunky wooden buttons. Pictured here with Mrs Bunny, a one-off for my new niece, inspired by soft toys and cuties I've admired on other blogs. 
And finally, my biggest reveal...
Who would have ever thought I would complete a crochet project? No more crochet-fear here -well not much :)
Thanks to the 2 crochet lessons at Me and Mrs Fisher in York, here is my cushion for the baby's room...
 The wool is a bamboo cotton type in 3 lovely shades of pink and the big granny square is just stitched onto a cushion I've made from Laura Ashley cream woven fabric.

Hope you like them!
Made with love x

7 comments:

  1. I love them all Sally. The cardigan is so pretty isn't it? I do like the long sleeved version xx

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  2. Beautiful cardigan the colour and the buttons are delightful. Great cushion.

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  3. Sally they are lovely things, you've really overcome that crochet phobia!!

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  4. What gorgeous gifts! They are all beautiful but I especially love the sweet little bunny.
    Marianne x

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  5. Very pretty gifts for your new niece and I love the cushion. x

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  6. All adorable gifts and Mrs Bunny is fabulous .... a bunny that baby will love! Your crochet cushion is wonderful too and I do like the combination of colours!

    keep well

    Amanda x

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  7. Beautiful gifts, i love them all, especially that little bunny, how cute!

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