The knitting pattern comes from Itty Bitty Toys by Susan B. Anderson. I really enjoyed kniting these and I learnt to knit in the round using double-ended needles which I hadn't tried before.
Here's what the lions turned into...
My favourite non-crafty blog is by Owlcity because he has a beautiful way of writing and takes great pictures. I wanted to add this link in today as this is what Christmas is all about for us (with a little of what's shown in the photo above too :) Click HERE and have a listen.
We're putting up our tree today, so I'm looking forward to playing with some bokeh photos later.