Crochet

My First Dishcloth

I have finished my first dishcloth. It was supposed to just be a trial run, but it has turned out really well. I used one of the patterns I found on Ravelry, a crochet one called “Spread the Dishcloth Joy”. The pattern is simple and quick to complete. It has a slightly rough texture which… Continue reading My First Dishcloth

Karen's Korner, Knitting

The Last Pair

The last pair of fingerless mitts is finished. Actually, I finished sewing them up on Tuesday night and now it is Saturday afternoon! Time is just flying by at the moment. The colour is a bit washed out in this photo. They are quite a bright blue with a fleck in them. I had a… Continue reading The Last Pair

Knitting

Neonatal Knitting Delivered

My neonatal knitting was delivered this week. I took the two singlets and a little grey cardigan around on Wednesday night. I hadn’t quite finished the little aqua coloured cardigan, so I delivered that on Thursday night. One task ticked off my list! I was very happy to get these garments finished on time, but… Continue reading Neonatal Knitting Delivered

Crochet, Karen's Korner

OFAPNZ (Octopus for a Preemie NZ)

I was really excited to come across the Facebook page for OFAPNZ a couple of weeks ago. Back in April of last year I published my first post about the Octopus for a Preemie movement (see “Octopuses (Octopi?) For Premature Babies”). I did a bit of experimenting with the patterns I found (see “Two Jumpers… Continue reading OFAPNZ (Octopus for a Preemie NZ)