The September Made It – A few last minute entries

That awkward moment when you’re supposed to switch to VOTING but you missed the deadline…

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¬†Oh well, all that means is that I get to extend the time a little PLUS we have another 3 entries to show off AND we all get to vote for our favourites from NOW until the 2nd October when we’ll announce the winners YEEEHA!

The next two entries are from lovely and immensely creative ¬†Jill of O’Noodles¬†

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Alpaca Cushion Cover by O’Noodles

Yes I know, I want one too!¬†¬†Jill’s gorgeous knitted¬†alpaca cushion cover¬† fits beautifully in its new home and the colour (or should I say, colours) are fantastic. I’m sure the new owner is very happy too.¬†¬†I am ashamed to admit that I haven’t ever knitted with alpaca, even though I do sell it in my shop, but I do know that it’s one of the most addictive yarns you can get your hands on!

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Mr & Mrs Owl by Jill O’Noodles

Love is in the air! If you have been following Jill’s work then you’ll know that she is thee Great Owl Creator, bringing into being some fabulous owls, two of whom are gettin’ hitched. Meet¬†Mr & Mrs Owl, looking ever so elegant in their top hat and veil. Can’t wait to see their babies….

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Crochet Bottle Covers by DaniellaJo

YAY welcome back Daniella Jo, we’ve missed you and your bright & beautiful creations. I absolutely LOVE this idea for Christmas – crochet gift covers for bottles,¬†YES PLEASE! You can go wild here with different stitches, colours, yarns and adornments. In fact, this is a stash buster of note…

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And just like that, we are just about to VOTE – I have to tell ya, it ain’t gonna be easy ūüôā

 Love Maryanne

CLICK ON FROGGY TO VOTE

 

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The MAY Made It Challenge – A whole lotta woolly wonders!

Welcome back to the MAY Made It! WOW, there are so many amazing new entries plus a few newcomers to introduce you so sit back and enjoy! Oh, and more happy browsing of course!

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Meet Helen Rowe from Crochet Creativeness!

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Miss Snail by Crochet Creativeness

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Beanie for Jill by Crochet Creativeness

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Beautiful Shawl by Crochet Creativeness

Helen is another newcomer to the challenge and brings with her some mighty fine makes! First up is this¬†cute crochet¬†snail, one of Helen’s own patterns – how cool. Her gorgeous¬†Zinnia Flower shawl turned out a treat, especially in those stunning colours! You may remember¬†Kayleigh from Kake’s Crafts¬†writing about her mom’s friend with cancer who decided to wear a new beanie everyday to raise money? Well, click on the pic for a photo of Jill in Helen’s beautiful crochet beanie ‚̧

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Baby Cabled Cardi by Kaiserin Maggs

This knitted baby cabled cardi by Kaiserin , a regular Made It challenger, is so sweet and very snuggly looking. Kaiserin has a great blog too, Empress27 so please pop over and have a look Рthere are lots of lovely things to see

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Lacy Shawl by Sheep Goes Baa

Another welcome to the Made It! ¬†WOW, what an¬†exquisite lacy shawl crocheted by Sheep Goes Baa¬†– I’m absolutely in love with it, it’s so delicate looking and perfect for¬†shoulders on a cool summer’s eve. ¬†I’m looking forward to seeing more…

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Fawn and Orange Blanket by Alynnis Crochet

Next up is this wonderfully warm and cosy looking blanket with a sweet orange trim made by Alynnis Crochet. I’m always amazed at the commitment and love that goes into creating and completing such a wonderful projects like this. Well done!

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Crochet Leg Warmers by BAM Crafts

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Stripey Blanket by BAM Crafts

The next two entries come in from¬†Beth of B*A*M Crafts¬†.¬†So happy to have you back in the challenge! I¬†LOVE these¬†leg warmers¬†and am thrilled that they (leg warmers in general) are finally getting the fashion cred they so deserve! GASP, and speaking about love and commitment, Beth’s¬†stripey blanket¬†is simply astounding, amazing, incredible!!!. The colours, the textures, the patterns are all a visual feast too. ‚ô•

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Owl Family by O’Noodles

Meet Flip, Flop and Fly – a wonderfully woolly, wise and every so smart-looking family of owls by Jill from O’Noodles. Love how the fan stitch so cleverly creates their gorgeous feathers. Oh, and those eyes….!!!

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Chunky Cushion by Pretty Blue Bird Studio

Ok, I WANT ONE..or two or three. Being (at this rate, an occasional) crochet’er, I keep asking myself why I don’t I knit – ??? The texture of this¬†chunky cushion by Madeleine of Pretty Blue Bird Studio¬†is stunning and so comfy looking. Hmmm, I think I have to try one ūüôā

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Thank you so much ladies, you are all truly inspirational! There’s still time to enter more links so whatyawaitingfor?!

Love Maryanne 

*   CLICK ON FROGGY TO ENTER YOUR LINK   *

~ THE PRIZE~

Thank you to this months prize giver,  Lucie from Love, Lucie 

This fabulous Owl Cushion is up for grabs this month!

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