Here's a quick rundown of the last of my holiday gifts! In no particular order:
Mum's Tropical Fishbel
Pattern is the Ishbel Shawl by Isolde Teague. Yarn is Colinette Jitterbug in Jewel.
The blanket of squares
Millions of granny squares, finally finished!
Mitts for my friend J
Pattern is Knucks from Knitty, yarn is a 4-ply alpaca.
A washable shawl for my grandmother
Pattern is Shetland Triangle (surprise!) and the yarn is an aran-weight wool/acrylic blend.
Finally, mum's Christmas socks
Pattern is Broadripple from Knitty, yarn is the delectable Mirasol Hacho. Used two balls exactly.