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Working with Wool = Bliss

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This past week I have been spending time working on my fishermen’s wool tweed poncho. I am definitely going to be making a two piece poncho, but how I am going to link the two pieces I have not decided on yet.  120 more words

Knitting

It may be hot, but there's knitting going on!!

We’re actually having some rather nice summer weather here in the UK at the moment, but that hasn’t stopped me from starting a new knitting project. 72 more words

Knitting

Cheap second hand pattern find!

I went to a shop recently that sells things to support a local jail (plus also selling furniture that is made by some of the inmates). 227 more words

Sewing Project

Aztec inspiration

Aztec patterns are always a huge trend and this year is the same again. Here are some of my favourite images at the moment.

Fashion

Little Geometric Gem Poncho

I have accidentally, on purpose made an unlikely garment for myself. While visiting my daughter last week, she handed me this lightweight stretch knit fabric and Simplicity SewSimple pattern A1639, along with the fabric for the  398 more words

Sewing

Little Geometric Gem Poncho

I’m going to make the deadline! Over at The Monthly Stitch it’s a monochrome sewing challenge and I have accidentally, on purpose made an unlikely garment for myself. 431 more words

Sewing

Seed Stitch Poncho

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I have been working on the poncho I wrote about last Wednesday. I restarted it twice. The first restart was because I am not using a pattern so I had cast on about twice as many stitches as I actually needed. 127 more words

Knitting