Sunday, September 18, 2011

Making Puppies

It's been a while since I've posted and it's been a rather quiet summer blogwise, I know. I haven't been feeling too well the past couple of months and didn't really have the energy to get much done. As well, I really didn't think you'd want to hear me drone on like Debby Downer. I'm hopeful that things are picking up now and recently I've started to pick up a project or two as well - which was something I just hadn't been able to do in those months.

Here is a knitted chocolate Labrador from the book Knit Your Own Dog:


I'm not that happy with it, so I'll be making another with different wool. On Ravelry, I found others who made the same pattern but used larger needles and a thicker wool which I'd like to try. I found the knitting was fine, but the sewing up was quite fiddley and that's why I'm not too thrilled with it.

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

That is really good. Looks just like our dog!


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Teena in Toronto said...

It's very cute! My knitting needles are dusty :(

My Little Corner said...

Teena, you should really pick them up again, it's so rewarding!

Underthere, thanks again for your supportive comments!

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