For the second week in the row, I’ve finished a quick project from stash yarn for my friend AW’s new baby.
This is my version of the Cozy Crawlers Leg Warmers from Linda Permann‘s Little Crochet: Modern Designs for Babies and Toddlers. (The pattern is also available as a free download here.) I used about half a skein of Bitsy Knits Bitsy’s Sock in the Quite a Party colorway.
I bought this yarn at the 2011 Finger Lakes Fiber Arts Festival.
Once I wound it up, I realized it wasn’t going to work for an accessory for me since it was too… lively for my tastes.
I was also a bit worried about pooling. (If only I had read this post from Le Tissier Designs then — I would have known exactly what to do with this yarn!) I’m not too stressed by pooling in infant legwarmers, though ;).
I may have time to make another quick project, but I might just mail these out with the booties, a card, and some children’s books.
In other news, according to Random.org, the winner of the giveaway for my review copy of 30 Min-Knits: What Can You Knit in Half an Hour or Less? by Carol Meldrum, courtesy of Barron’s Educational Series, is number 5…
Congratulations, Jane, and thanks to everyone who entered! You can read my review of the book here.
For more finished objects, visit Tami’s Amis!