Handmade Holiday

The house was a mess, the laundry didn't get done, but I made some pretty sweet Christmas gifts this year for my family.

For my little nephew, George:

The Three Billy Goats Gruff (plus the Troll)

Needle felted billy goats and troll with embroidered accents.

For my little niece, Claudia:

Three Little Kittens (plus their mother).

Needle felted kittens with embroidered accents in a knit basket.

For my two older nieces, Eloise and Cora:

Purses, headbands and hair clips.

Purse sewn from felted cashmere sweater with button accents.Knit felted purse with fabric lining, acrylic handles, and knit felted flower accents.

Grosgrain covered headbands.Needle felted flower hair clips with embroidered center.

For my mom, mother-in-law, and sister-in-law:

Iphone cases. (pattern from Alterknits by Leigh Radford)

Felted knit Iphone case with needle felted and embroidered accents.

Handle unbuttons to attach to a purse or bag.

Knit felted Iphone case with needle felted and embroidered accents.Knit felted Iphone case with needle felted and embroidered accents.

For my mother-in-law and my grandmother:

Tote bags (based on The Purl Bee's Twenty Minute Tote).

Wool fabric tote with needle felted and embroidered accents.

Wool fabric tote with needle felted and embroidered accents