Yesterday after bathtime, Boy 1 appeared in his PJs and … felted slippers. I made them back in January 2008 (pre-blog – here’s Rav link) and they still fit him as long as he doesn’t have socks on. I mentioned that I had fun knitting those for him, and he said he wanted to knit some slippers for me. Of course, I responded that I would teach him to knit anytime he wanted.
I never put away my World Record knitting after returning from Sock Summit, so we grabbed that. It was on short needles I intended to give to kids, anyway. I had a garter stitch strip started, and he just kept going. We’re using the rhyme from Kids Knitting: “Through the door, around the back, open the window, and out jumps Jack.” He’s doing pretty well!
And also, I’ve made some progress on the outlaw socks – one is done: