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« on: June 24, 2013 09:46:03 PM »

One of my best friends is about to have her first child.  Though she's also getting a gift off her registry, I love having something personal (and homemade) to toss in.  (They're always the most loved anyway, right?)

1.  Baby bib



I used a premade bib that I picked up for a few bucks at a craft store and stitched the pattern (purchased from http://www.subversivecrossstitch.com/).  It took only a couple of hours or so to finish up.

2. Pumpkin hat



This was made on a Knifty Knitter (the child sized loom) and a spool loom and by following Brenda Myer's pattern on Ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/knifty-knitter-pumpkin-hat  I used leftover bulky weight yarn--and the whole thing knitted up in a hour.  Quick and cute! 
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« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2013 06:17:39 AM »

He, he, love the bib!
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« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2013 09:18:21 AM »

Hah! The bib is amazing! I also love the pumpkin hat, it's so adorable!  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: June 25, 2013 10:17:38 AM »

That bib is too cute!  I have a friend thats having her first baby in October, I'll have to make her one of those.  Thanks for sharing!
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