Hand embroidery takes this simple knit cardigan from plain vanilla to spectacular. I've saved two or three patterns I could embellish like this. (Okay, I probably have a hundred patterns I could spiff up like this!
One part fuzzy friend, one part cozy accessory — this whimsical hand-knit hood is like a scarf and hat all in one, in fox, kitty or polar bear. Bursting with so much dress-up appeal, kids may even decide to wear it inside the house.