Sunday, 1 September 2013

A big congratulations...

...to my lovely Mum who found out she passed her degree this week!

To say well done I made another little graduation owl for her.

This one is a little bigger than the 2 I've made before.




Mum's a big Portsmouth football fan, so I crocheted this little guy in their colours for her!

Details

Yarn: blue, yellow and orange are Dolly Mix DK from King Cole
White and Black are nameless acrylics

Hook: 4mm metal hook

Size: I forgot to measure him, but I think he's around 10cm tall

Time to complete: 3 evenings from start to finish

For the first time I'm linking up with Handmade Monday (which I always read about and follow but have never joined in with!)

11 comments:

  1. What a gorgeous little owl! Well done to your mum too. And welcome to Handmade Monday x

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  2. Welcome. The owl is cute and very appropriate for your Mum too. :)

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  3. thank you, she is beautiful and on my mantel piece, and thank you both for your kind wishes too, knitrun4sanity and wendy xx

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  4. Oh well done your mum that's fantastic. Love the little owl.

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  5. Oh, I wish somebody made me such a cute owl when I graduated! It's a great feeling to finish a degree - such a hard work especially if you already have life happening at the same time.

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  6. What a lovely way to show your Mum how proud you are!

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  7. Congratulations to your mum. The owl is such a cutie :)


    Jan x

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  8. He's very cute, congratulations to your mum too!

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  9. Welcome to Handmade Monday!

    Your little owl is just adorable, the perfect well done pressie for your clever mum :) x

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  10. Welcome to Handmade Monday! And congratulations to your Mum too- both on her degree, and also (on behalf of my husband who is a Pompey boy through and through) on her excellent choice of football team!

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