Elephant for a baby shower

Freaking adorable.

Oh yes, I also made an elephant for my friends’ baby shower last week. The father is a guy I’ve known since elementary school and, man, we never would have predicted him to be a father. (Uhm, I mean predicted during high school, not during elementary school.) But he’s evolved into an great guy and his wife is pretty awesome as well! Another one of my elementary school buddies flew up from LA to organize their baby shower. She made me do the balloon pregnancy race, which I may never forgive her for. =P (Just kidding! I could never stay mad at her.)

The horror!


Leap day post #2

…because, why not? …I’ll post pajama photos once I upload them.

Robin blanket

I seem to have graduated from the “All my friends are getting married!” age to “My friends are having children!” stage. While I’m not planning on having babies any time soon (graduate school is stressful enough for me at the moment, thank you very much), I enjoy making things for my friends. For instance, this is the baby blanket/quilt that I sent off this morning.

Robin blanket
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