Two of my main presents are done.

Two of my main Christmas presents are done. An Afghan for my mother in law and an Irish hooded scarf for my wife. Both very fun to do.

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ronhuber's picture

Great gifts. They will be appreciated.

Kerry's picture

What lovely gifts.

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

Very lovely gifts indeed. Congrats .

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superi's picture

You did a great job! I'm sure the recipients will love them. :)


superi's picture

You did a great job! I'm sure the recipients will love them. :)


Bill Basler's picture

This is one lucky Mother in law to have a son in law that will put in that much effort for her gift The cables are wonderful on the scarf. I've never seen a hooded scarf before. Did you make as one pc. or sew on the hood?

andyz280f's picture

Hood sewn on. Pattern from "Nikki in"

mr.cullen's picture

Great looking afghan and scarf. Good job. I hope these gifts are appreciated. Happy holidays to you.

CLABBERS's picture

Beautiful work! The afghan looks like it is light enough in weight to be very comfortable, but enough area to trap warm air to be cozy. That's a nice mix. Where did you get the pattern and what yarn did you use? Weight?


MMario's picture

Projects look great! (even if I did read the post as "an afghan and an Irish Wolfhound")

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Bill's picture

I LOVE Irish wolfhounds!

michaelpthompson's picture

Looks great. I definitely want to try that hooded scarf idea.

"All knitting is just one stitch at a time."

Masala's picture

Very nice gifts, I really like the Aran pattern in the afghan!