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Maria – Stripey BSJ/B

Here’s the striped version of the BSJ I was knitting some weeks ago. I finished it about 2 days after starting, so it was a really quick knit. Here’s how I put it together. I laid it with the inside … Continue reading

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Maria – Stripey BSJ/B

My latest BSJ, I’m experimenting with stripes. I’m using Rosarios 4 Merino Land in colours 5, 10 and 11 with 3mm needles.

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Baby Surprise Gift Set – Cloudy Skies

Ok, so you’ve seen the finished BSJ – Cloudy Skies in a previous post, and you’ve seen the first attempt at the Baby Surprise Bonnet and Bootees as well, but you’ve not seen the BSBonnet – Cloudy Skies version. I … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Zimmermann’s Baby Surprise Bonnet

After EZ’s Baby Surprise Bootees, I tried my hand at the bonnet, and it’s just as easy as the BSJ and the bootees. Of course it takes slightly longer than the bootees, but it’s just as straight forward as the … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Zimmermann’s Baby Surprise Bootees

Looking through my copy of Elizabeth Zimmermann’s (EZ) The Opinionated Knitter I came across three complimentary patterns to the Baby Surprise Jacket (BSJ). Other than the BSJ, EZ came up with a pair of bootees, a bonnet and a bunting. I … Continue reading

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Baby Surprise Jacket – Gift

I helped out a friend of mine by knitting a larger version of the Baby Surprise Jacket, using two strands of yarn and 6mm knitting needles. My friend needed a gift for eldest daugher of a close friend of hers, … Continue reading

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