Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Wheelie Wednesday - Mitten Update

Hi everybody!  It's me, Autumn. 

We have been busy knitting away and adding to our mitten garland.  Mom has also been having fun decorating the mittens~
 She took a ride to Michael's and found some fun snowflake and holly and doggie buttons.
Check out the sock monkey mitten!  So far that's my favorite one!
 The sock monkey mitten and this snowman are needle felted. 
 These mittens are all needle felted too.  They haven't made it to the garland over the fireplace yet. 
 Mom is having a blast knitting and decorating all of these mittens.   It gives her something to do at night while she watches TV.

This is the next color on the needles!
See you all next Wednesday!



Anita said...

What fun! Makes our mum wish she knew how to knit!
Bones and Treats,
Bronson, Pepper, and Mum

Kevin Newman said...

Very cute mittens!

Do they want to play?


Ruby and Penny said...

Those little mittens are so darling. We love the idea of the mitten garland. Your mom is so talented Autumn.
Love Ruby & Penny

Gus said...

We are in awe of your mom's creativity! Ya know, we think she should get photo buttons made of Miss Maggie and Mitchy, and of course, one for you and make you each a mitten of your own. Now that would be a very special garland!


Clive said...

We just love those mittens! Your Mom is very talented!!

take care
Clive and Murray

Ina in Alaska said...

Darling!! & good way to pass the time watching TV!

PS you could make $ selling those garlands! Just saying....

animal lover, quilt lover said...

I use to knit but my hands will not let me do that any more!!! I use to sew but I haven't done that in 2 years.
The old girl isn't what she use to be!!!
Glad you can Sue!!! Enjoy while you can!!!
xx, Tinker & Fern

SissySees said...

VERY cute. I have mini patterns of all sorts flagged for similar purposes. I love the variations and the idea of mixing "media"...

Benny and Lily said...

We love all of them. Very very purrty
Benny & Lily

Remington said...

They are SO cool! You mommy is very talented!

Sam said...

Hi Maggie and Mitch - wow, your mom is really talented. I can hardly wait to see what the Christmas tree will look like :)

Sherry said...

I agree there's something about that sock monkey look that gets you every time. But all those mittens are beautiful!

Oskar said...

Wow my mom person is jealous of how talented yours is! What adorable mittens!

Nubbin wiggles,

scotsmad said...

All those mittens are so cute. But we think a scottie on one of those mittens would look super cute.

XXXOOO Daisy, Kendra & Bella

Maggie Mae said...

OoH I just luvs dat mitten garland!

Woofs and Licks,
Maggie Mae

Stardust said...

I LOVE the mittens, oh dear I don't know which to pick!

Oh dear I'm so looking forward to Christmas!

♥♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥♥ said...

Mom is still hoping one day to be able to knit. Those mittens are great and so creative.

Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, Ciara, and Lightning

Tweedles -- that's me said...

The mittens are soooo adorable and pretty.
Oh sooo much talent.
Maggie and Mitch,, is your mom going to make you some mittens?

The Thuglets said...

Those mittens are so cute! Your mom is very clever and creative.

Our mom wants to know how she finds time to watch TV?LOL

Big nose Pokes
The Thugletsx

parlance said...

I had a close look at the gorgeous mittens and I didn't understand what the difference is between knitting and needle felting. Is it that you wash the mittens in hot water after you make them?

Thor and Jack said...

Those mittens are so cute! Your mom is so talented!

Thor and Jack

Anonymous said...

You gots one very mitten talented Mom there Autumn!

I sure do love all the pretty colors!

woos, Tessa

bbes tribe said...

Your Mom is furrry talented. Awesome looking mittens.
PeeEss: the white around the cabin isn't snow this time. It is crushed limestone that is very heat resistant and helps minimize fire danger and hold down dust.

Sue said...

I love your little garland. I saw one in a magazine last year and made a not to make one. One of these days!

Roan said...

Love the mitten garland! What a great idea. The sock monkey is my favorite.

Duke said...

Those mittens are wonderful. I like the sock monkey too!

The Army of Four said...

oHHH! Our mom LOVES that sock monkey one, too!!! Your mom is so very talented! Love those mittens!

Shane Kent Louis said...

Yeah, Your mom is so talented, Her hardworks shows in those things and cute designs! :)

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parlance said...

Ohhhh! I finally get it. The mittens have needle felting ON them. I'm so silly. They are just gorgeous. I must show them to my sister, who also does felting and some needle felting.

Rocky Creek Scotties and Rocky Creek Ramblings said...

They are all so cute!! Our Mom needs to know where to get the Sock Monkey pattern!!

The Rocky Creek Scotties and Ivy

dave and lydia said...

we love your mittens! the monkey one is our fave... probably cuz that's my nickname--monkey boy dave.. hehe