More Finished Sewing and Knitting Projects

17 Jun

Since I can sit up for short periods of time, I’ve been able to keep sewing during my bed rest.  Here are two a-line dresses I have been able to complete.

Since I made a dress of Hazel to wear on Mother’s Day, I thought I would make one for her to wear on Father’s Day too.  I used my favorite Denyse Schmidt fabric from her Flea Market series.  I am so sad that this has been discontinued.


I also made her this little mod a-line dress using left over fabric from a pair of pants I made and from a few baby kimono tops.

I’ve also been able to finish knitting 3 simple stockinette stitch hats.  They knit up so quickly. I used 2 skeins of Rowan Handknit DK cotton.  This was my first time using this yarn.  I loved it.  I usually don’t like knitting with cotton yarn, but this one felt so much like wool.

I’ll probably keep one of the hats and give the rest away as gifts.


3 Responses to “More Finished Sewing and Knitting Projects”

  1. Sylvie June 19, 2007 at 8:43 pm #

    Very cute dresses on a very cute girl!


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