Saturday, September 28, 2013

Another Hand Made Gift


My brother is now the father to a beautiful baby girl.  I wanted to make something special for her to make sure she knows how very loved she is!



I was so happy with the chevron design of the last baby blanket I made I decided to do something similar this time. Because this one is for a girl I wanted it to feel a little more feminine, maybe even a little lacy.  I found this great pattern and just picked my own yarn and kept the stripes the same size throughout. 

I loved this rose pink color so much I decided to make that the prominent color with just a bit of purple and pale yellow thrown in in the mix.  I am so happy with how it turned out!

Dear Baby Girl,
Welcome to the world!  I am so glad you made it here safe and sound!

Thank you for choosing my brother as your father.  I am so happy to have you as a part of my family.  You are so very loved!  This blanket was made with love and good happy thoughts for your life with every stitch. 

I can't wait to meet you!  Sleep and eat a grow lots and lots until then!

Love,
Aunt Jennefer


1 comment:

  1. I just love all your blog posts! This one was particularly sweet and I'd like to voice my feelings through your words. Thanks for such a sweet welcome to your new niece... and my grand-niece.
    Nice job on the crochet! beautiful!
    love, from 'Aunt' Sarah

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