I have been knitting a bit. This year I wanted to knit our own hats. I can never find the hat I love in the shops and the ones I like (the knitted ones) are too expensive. I love to knit and it makes me happy to see the smiles on my kids faces when I say I'm knitting it for them.
Pattern hat: Shirakaba http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/shirakaba
Pattern fingerless gloves: my own
Yarn: Gregoria fibers http://www.gregoriafibers.com/