Wife, Mummy, Nurse: My Mini Me Wants a Cowl {Yarn Along}

21 August 2013

My Mini Me Wants a Cowl {Yarn Along}

Last week when Charis saw my cowl, she asked, "Can I have one?" Since she doesn't have any scarves or cowls for winter, I told her, "Yes." My daughter enjoys being "Mini me".

On Thursday, I told her that she could even pick the yarn out herself at the yarn store in the town where daddy works. {Drew had forgotten his lunch that day, and he was scheduled to tutor for 8 hours. I told him we'd bring it up.}



The yarn Charis picked out;
she liked the pink and yellow.

 
At Daddy's workplace.

I have not started knitting the cowl yet because I need to finish a test knit by the end of August, but since it's a skirt for my daughter, she's happy with this arrangement.  I'm pleased to announce that I'm able to knit the skirt with yarn that has been in my stash. I LOVE stash busting, and I think my husband loves it more. I don't have ANY pictures of the skirt, but hopefully they'll be posted by next week.

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7 comments:

  1. Hubby is working? That is good!!

    My AnnaLynn is also a mini-me. :) Except she's almost 13 and definitely developing her own sense of style (a fine thing!). Charis picked out some very pretty yarn!

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  2. how pretty! and what fun! yay for the work!

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  3. Aww! So sweet. I love when my boys choose things for themselves, also. Their current favorite accessory is Grandpa's Yankee hat - guess I'll have to pick some up for them!

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  4. Very cute! Your Daughter sounds adorable :) Glad to know that she is growing up as a 'Mini-Me' :)

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  5. What a fun color combo of yarn -- she's going to love her cowl! I really need to get started on my Christmas knitting... You definitely need to show a pic of the finished product!

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  6. What a lovely cheerful choice of yarn! Savour the days when your little one wants handknits xx

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