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January WIPs

This year I have joined to Ana’s and Linda’s  „Stashbuster Challange 2013”.
So time to show you my stash. Well I don’t have an impressively great stash, because mostly I buy yarn for a running project and in december I ate lot of yarn. Now I am having approx. 1 kg yarn in various type, color, thickness. 

I am storing the most of my stash in this big box organized into bags, but I am planning to reorganize it in a bigger space.

Balance of my finished projects in January: 

- knitting: 3 earwarmers (post comes on Friday, the pattern is already available in my shop)

- crochet: 4 more purses (the whole collection is available in my shop):  

Running projects:

I am working on a new handbag from months! It might seem, that I already dislike it. But no, I don't! I am just bad at making things for myself. I hibernated  this project after I completed the front piece, but last week started to knit the other. Keep fingers acrossed for me :)
Once the bag will be finished, it will look like something like this: 

I will definitely share the pattern! It is not a quick knit, but this basketwave pattern is so pretty, I couldn’t miss!

I am working on more headband design. This time with cables! I LOVE cables!

And I have these two softies in progress. Remember this pictures of super adorable baby Lili? You might seen the owl she received from me for Christmas. Now I am making a few more to my shop. Here is another confession: I am bad at making things for my shop too, because I have a mum and mum-in-law, sister-in-lawa and lot of nieces, cousins... Compliments just melt my heart.. I must give them away...
This month I used up 248 meter yarns. 
(I installed the knit-meter and crochet-meter widgets on my sidebar.)

Wish you happy crafting!

Linking to these parties:


  1. I am so in love with all your little purses!

  2. I have seen your purses earlier and they are lovely! I liked the basket weave pattern for your bag too:) all the best for your WIPs!

  3. love your bag-to-be!!!! ....and the softie : beautiful!!!!
    xxxx Ale

  4. Your handbag will be very lovely when it's finished. I like the pattern and the colour.
    You're very bussy at the moment.

  5. What fun projects you are working on! I love the texture of that handbag. It is going to be fabulous when it's done :)

  6. the purses and owls are so cute! That bag is going to be lovely!

  7. Nice progress! all your projects are so nice. And I fell in love with the grey bag. I love that stitch pattern!!!

  8. how cute your little purses are and i love your bag!

  9. that handbag will be so beautiful! Love your yarn! All these possibilities...

  10. Stashbusters... I totally need to join that. My little "stash dresser" is literally bursting at the doors. All your projects are lovely but the handbag really catches my eye. I love the way the subtle color puts the spotlight on the overall texture.


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