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Old 07-18-2006, 07:46 AM   #1
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FO - baby layette
This is the first FO I've posted in forever!

My dh's daughter is having a baby this week (being induced tomorrow). So I made my first little layette (man, I am so bummed I wasn't a knitter when I was pregnant. I wish my boys had had little goodies like this.)

There are separate pics of each item on my blog . This is a diagonal garter stitch blanket in Rowan Soft Baby (a super-soft wool blend), Children's Cotton Hat from LMKG, Child's Placket-Neck Sweater from LMKG, Picky Pants from Little Turtle Knits, and Dreambaby Booties from, all in Bernat cottontots.

I haven't blocked the blanket yet, but otherwise it's ready to go (we'll go down and see the baby in 2 weeks). There are a couple of small wonky places in the sweater and pants, but otherwise I am crazy-happy with the set.
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Old 07-18-2006, 07:50 AM   #2
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Gorgeous! Excellent work! She is going to be very happy with the layette and of course the baby will enjoy them too!
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Old 07-18-2006, 07:56 AM   #3
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Stacey, those are beautiful!! I love the colors!
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Old 07-18-2006, 08:39 AM   #4
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They are just adorable Stacey!
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Old 07-18-2006, 10:22 AM   #5
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i LOVE the whole getup! SO CUTE!!!!
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Those are wonderful!
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I love is as its name states....wonderful for gifts
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She is going to LOVE them! They came out beautiful!

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Wow, that is really gorgeous!! I'm sure she'll absolutely love it -- and what a wonderful heirloom!

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That is so cute!!!
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