Cute Knits Make Happy Babies!

Our last stop on our easy coast tour is New York City! This city is like no other! It’s vibrant, exciting, and busy at all moments of the day. The nickname, “the city that never sleeps” couldn’t be more accurate.

20140728-091944-33584663.jpg
I use to live about 15 minutes from NYC about 3 years ago, so much of our visit consisted of visiting with friends and their cute little babies. I whipped up some little gifts awhile back and was super excited to deliver them.
For the girls I made headbands with crochet flowers:

20140726-110913-40153844.jpg

For the little boy I made these cute Italian Flag Shorts ( acrylic blend yarn). These shorts came out fantastic! I used this guide to pattern my shortsfrom Ravelry (Itchy Fingers Longies). Warning this is not a pattern per say, but more of a guide. You will need to calculate the number of stitches based on the baby’s measurements. After all the math, the shorts are a relatively quick project.

20140728-091649-33409761.jpg

20140728-091724-33444770.jpg
All babies (and parents) were super happy about their surprises! Stay tuned for more travel pictures coming soon.

Advertisements

Share your thoughts...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s