And now back to your regular knitting content
Now that I finally feel well enough to knit, I can't stop!
I've made many things, actually, though some need some sewing to be complete, and will post those soon. But first, something I've been meaning to knit ever since I first saw it: Knitty's Sheldon!
I mean, he's just so cute. A turtle! With a big head and a removable shell! Squee! But I never got around to knitting him until now, for a friend's daughter's birthday. My friend loves turtles, so I thought this would be perfect.
And he did not disappoint:
I even followed the directions, and used the yarn called for: Knitpicks Shine Sport.
And here's the famous removable shell, removed!