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Finally took some pictures of the second completed Christmas present…..

Really pleased with how this turned out, the cream/ivory ribbon looks lovely with the lilac hat, and the hand crocheted flowers attached to the  mittens just add an extra detail making the mittens less “babyish” for Kenzie who’s 18 months old and a “big girl” now, so she tells me 🙂 

Enjoying my last day of Garden Leave by knitting more of a diamond brocade scarf for my mother in law’s Christmas gift in a hot pink, and then I might start another one in a teal colour for my mam. 

Quite nervous about starting my new job tomorrow, but I suppose we’re all a little worried about new things deep down.  I was really touched this morning that 2 new job cards arrived in the post, one from my mam and stepdad with the note “go get them” – made me grin!  And one from my uncle and aunt, they’ve always made sure they send a card or text or phone when something happens, birthdays, wedding days, new jobs, passing driving tests, illness – they’re just lovely!

Oooh I have to share this picture….

It’s a box of knitted wonders! 🙂  various bits and pieces I’ve completed in there for giving as gifts, as well as more preemie bonnets for donating to the local hospital, as well as sending to Preemies UK.

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