FO - baby layette

This is the first FO I’ve posted in forever!

My dh’s daughter is having a baby this week (being induced tomorrow). So I made my first little layette (man, I am so bummed I wasn’t a knitter when I was pregnant. I wish my boys had had little goodies like this.)

There are separate pics of each item on my blog. This is a diagonal garter stitch blanket in Rowan Soft Baby (a super-soft wool blend), Children’s Cotton Hat from LMKG, Child’s Placket-Neck Sweater from LMKG, Picky Pants from Little Turtle Knits, and Dreambaby Booties from, all in Bernat cottontots.

I haven’t blocked the blanket yet, but otherwise it’s ready to go (we’ll go down and see the baby in 2 weeks). There are a couple of small wonky places in the sweater and pants, but otherwise I am crazy-happy with the set.

Gorgeous! Excellent work! She is going to be very happy with the layette and of course the baby will enjoy them too!

Stacey, those are beautiful!! :inlove: :inlove: I love the colors!

They are just adorable Stacey!

i LOVE the whole getup! SO CUTE!!!

:heart: :heart:

Those are wonderful!

Perfection :thumbsup:
I love LMKG…it is as its name states…wonderful for gifts :wink:

She is going to LOVE them! :inlove: They came out beautiful!

Wow, that is really gorgeous!! I’m sure she’ll absolutely love it – and what a wonderful heirloom!

That is so cute!!! :heart:

Wow! That is so nice. What a gift!

how cute! you know, I’m pregnant and I had all of these visions of the cute things this baby would have but it’s too damn hot to knit! Maybe I"ll be more inspired in a few weeks when things cool off down here!

Good work–she’ll love it!

aww, that looks really cute :heart:

What a lovely gift, and a lucky baby! It’s great the way it all came out as though it was a set, even though the patterns came from different places.

FANTASTIC :cheering:

What a great gift!

Oh, those are too nice!! Great job on them all. :thumbsup:

AJAJAJAJAJAJAJAJ!!! WOOOOONDEEEEEEEEEERFUUUUUUUL!!! :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart:

Beautiful job, Stacey! That will be greatly appreciated!

How adorable!! :heart: :thumbsup:

Thanks everyone. You make me feel so good! :smiley:

Labor has been going on all freakin’ day and they finally took her in for a C-section about an hour ago after she didn’t make any real progress for several hours.

Still waiting to hear something…

eta: babe arrived safe and sound at 10:26p.m., 7 lbs. 12 oz., 19.5". Mama and baby are doing well.