Tuesday, May 27, 2008

~ SEEKING: SWEET KNITTED DOLLY / CHERCHE DOUDOU a TRICOTER ~

I have a soft spot for knitted dollies ( or as we call them in French : les Doudous Tricotes, et non, ce n'est pas la que je confesse dormir chaque nuit avec mon doudou tricote par ma Maman ). I bought this kit last week-end and love the "natural / homemade" look it has. It comes from the U.K ( another positive thing in my opinion ) and the box turns into a rocking chair for the "big bunny"( rather clever, I thought). You may have noticed the "8 + " sign on the box, well, after checking out the instructions, I'm not so sure an 8 year old would be able to pull it off but what about a 40 year old? Sure, I haven't knitted in 20 + years and have never had to follow the instructions in English but why not give it a try.
If you have spotted any cool "Doudous" out there waiting to be knitted, be sure to let me know.
THANK you for your comments.

4 comments:

Belinda Venables said...

Hi there Alexandra,
Thankyou so much for stopping by my blog and leaving a comment.

It's always lovely to 'meet' new people.

Your blog is so wonderful and your layouts - stunning!

I have added your blog into my bloglines so I don't miss out on any updates...:D

Enjoy your day.

Belinda
xx

BUSIR said...

At 70 I would also like to knit one!Y.S

Anonymous said...

Hi there! Followed your link to here from your lovely LO in the Simple Scrapbooks gallery (Hallo, Bibi c'est moi - Xandie, c'est moi!*. Nice to have found you and good luck with the knitting and the English instructions! :)

Anonymous said...

oh Alexandra another person who likes knitting (yeh), I love to knit too (altough don't have too much time) - show us when it's finished.

Lorraine