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Welcome Baby Christian!


At 4:41 pm on April 14, 2014, we welcomed baby Christian Joseph Ross into our family!  He was 8 lbs. 8oz. and 20 inches long.  His older brothers Roman, Adrian, and Jonathan came to see him when he was just a few hours old and were so happy to have a new member of the family!


As with my other deliveries, I had to be induced.  This gave me time to knit while the pitocin gradually did its work.  I had been working on a sweater for myself for the past several weeks and relished the opportunity to have some kid-free time to work (despite the contractions)!


Since this blog has had a heavy focus on knitting, I decided to share some of my favorite pics of my new little one wearing his homemade apparel:

Wearing his new hat, just after he was born and spending time with Daddy the next day

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Dressed to go home in the hat and socks I designed, worn with the first sweater I ever knit.  Christian got to spend some time with Grammy in his new outfit.


Christian wearing the knit pixie hat I made for Michelle Rodgers photography during his newborn photo shoot

Of course, I literally have hundreds of pictures of him already.  I decided to narrow it down to just a few that showed some of his new knitwear.  Now I’m working on some coordinating sweaters for my entire crew of boys!


Comments on: "Welcome Baby Christian!" (1)

  1. […] you’ve followed my blog, you know that I had a baby in April and I finished the adult sweater for myself soon after.  It’s been almost two […]

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