Wednesday, January 02, 2008

2007 Year Round Up!

Happy New Year to everyone! I hope you had a lovely time last year and have a wonderful year this one! :)

Heres my crafty round up including the last couple of pictures that are owed for Decembers finished objects! :)

January....
saw me start to spin (and the only time last year sadly)
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saw me enter the TBR challenge that I FAILED MISERABLY I read a couple of the books but lets just forget about that challenge shall we?
I knit a pair of socks
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I made Branching Out
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And of course saw the finish of SP9 which was alot of fun and the first one I did.

February
I knit mittens that I still very much love to bits.
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We also moved around the corner so I didnt really get all that much done because of that.

March
Saw me knit and rip out the Acron scarf I liked it but I didnt like it after I knit it!
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Saw me design and knit my first pair of toe up socks. But of course I forgot to write down what I did funny that huh?
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I also knit a garterloc dishcloth and learned to do backwards knitting which Ive since forgot so maybe I didnt learn to well after all??
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April
Did another acron scarf and ripped it out as well.. lets not talk about my love hate relationship with that pattern okay? :)
And the one thing that still makes me laugh that I knit are the chair cozies... We have stopped using them because we finally bought felt pads for the legs but I still think they are cute and didnt throw them away! HAHAHAHAHA
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May
I GOT MY SEWING MACHINE!! WOOO HOOO
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I sewed a couple of goofy things with it to learn what I was doing but soon got bored and made my first dress (I did do a pair of wrap pants and shirt but I just want to go straight to the dress!)
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June
I made a complete outfit...
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Then I made another dress
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Then a shirt (sorry forgot to smile in the picture)
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July
I finished a pair of Monkeys!
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And started MS3... Its still not finished but it will be one day! :)

August
I got new glasses and worked on my MS3 .

September
We got homey! HAHAHAH And got ourselves some house plants.
I started my christmas knitting and MS3 stopped.
I finished the first melon
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October
I made the first pair of father and son socks
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Finished my second melon
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And got a wicked package from Emily my SP11 pal.

November
I got new boots.
I hit my 100th post on this blog and had my first contest.
Finished my second pair of Father and Son Socks
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Got another wicked package from Emily.
Got a new hair cut.
Finished my third Melon
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And got a wicked package from Nikki.

December
I finished my fourth Melon but dont seem to have a finished picture all by itself so here all four are together
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I finished the third and last pair of Father and Son socks
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I also put up our tree. Made some ornaments. Baked a load of cookies and a sweet tater pie.
Got an amazing gift from Martina loads of things to learn and to spin with!
I also got the final package from Emily which was some more Merino to spin! WOO HOO
I made Quaint
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And I started Cinnabar from IK Fall 2007
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I finished the front the back and half of both sleeves before the first! So this one will actually be finished in the next couple of days but most of the knitting was done in December thats why Im putting it here.

Thats my year round up! I hope to have a VERY crafty year this year as well!! :)

2 comments:

hookedonstring said...

Happy New Year!! Looking forward to your 2008 creations!!

kessa said...

What a year! I think the shirt you sewed (in the pic you forgot to smile) looks pretty good on you.