October

October was a really busy month for me. I had several orders to make, plus I finished a few WIPs too!

october-makes

Customer Orders

bear hats

These bear hats were for siblings – and they look adorable in them! They are made using DK yarn instead of aran, but turned out really well.silver bear hat

This bear hat is made using aran yarn, as you can see it is thicker than the others. I love the effect the little button adds, so cute!green star blanket

I love this pattern and this yarn! This is the fourth star blanket I have made, and the second that I have made in this self striping yarn. It is so effective and simply gorgeous!fabric advent calendar

This is a machine sewn advent calendar. I really enjoyed using my machine, first time in the new house! So much fun and this is a gorgeous advent calendar.

Gifts

Both of these items, the hat & booties set, and the blanket, were for my friends who have just had baby number 2; a very gorgeous little boy.bobble hat & booties This is my first attempt at a bobble hat, I love it! What do you think? The hat was made using two strands of DK yarn together.autumn granny square blanket

I love granny square blankets, and I love this one! The autumn colours make this a neutral but striking blanket.

Hats

I have made a lot of hats this month!

grey bobble hat

How about another bobble hat? And this one is made using sparkly yarn, perfect for winter.penguin hat

This is my first attempt at a penguin hat. I am so pleased with it! This one is for Chloe Bean, and she looks adorable in it!minions hat

This Minions hat is for Thomas. I am pleased with how it turned out, and he loves it!

Blankets

And finally, a couple of blankets…

super chunky blanket

This is a C2C blanket made in super chunky yarn. It only took a weekend to make and it is so warm!c2c blanket

Anyone remember this blanket? It was going to be for Thomas, but it has taken so long to finish I don’t think it will be big enough! I am pleased to tick it off the list though!