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« on: December 29, 2007 07:39:24 PM »

Finally got around to taking pictures of the gifts I knitted my family. I still have a few more to knit (eek! ran out of time or did not plan my time properly either/or  Wink  ). Well here are the ones I did finish.

This is knitty's Thuja sock pattern I knitted for my dad. I used Caron Simply Soft yarn and I am quite pleased with how they turned out using acrylic yarn. I think I am going to knit him another pair using wool.



For my mom I knitted her the Baudelaire socks from Knitty. I love love love love this pattern. I actually started a pair for my sister as a practice pair and have yet to finish them (sigh I am hopeless). I used Filatura Di Crosa Zarina yarn.



I simply enjoy knitting Knitty's Fetching so I had to make a few pairs for gifts. However I only finished one pair of course. This pair I knitted for a friend. I used I believe RYC Cashsoft Aran.



And for my sister I knitted her a pair of Ysolda's Lace Up Opera Gloves. I used Caron Simply Soft yarn.



Well that's all I have for now. Hopefully I will finish the other gifts before the weekend is out.

Thanks for looking!

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« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2007 08:17:12 PM »

 Grin VERY awesome! The opera gloves are my fav!
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« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2007 03:21:00 AM »

Those are all so beautiful, I gotta learn how to knit! I especially LOVE the Opera gloves!!!!
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« Reply #3 on: December 30, 2007 06:19:01 AM »

They're all so lovely. I love the lace-up gloves. Have actually been contemplating making them for a while, now!
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« Reply #4 on: December 30, 2007 12:58:02 PM »

I like the lace-up gloves! Really cool!
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« Reply #5 on: December 30, 2007 02:27:23 PM »

Beautiful.
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« Reply #6 on: December 30, 2007 04:58:36 PM »

I love the socks!  these are all beautiful.
thanks for sharing
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« Reply #7 on: December 30, 2007 06:40:14 PM »

Thanks for all your comments! I love the opera gloves too. I think I will have to knit myself a pair.
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