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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

Hey Everyone!

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

argentinian for a day.

Thanks to the amazing Angeles Pena we can see the true beauty of Argentina without trekking the thousands of miles. Although really, after seeing these, you will want to. 64 more words

Creative

Poncho Atitlán

A Guatemalan scarf found it’s way from the thrift to my sewing room via my daughter, who has an artistic eye and great fashion sense. We decided to make a simple pullover poncho, that would show off the traditional woven border on this light grey cotton blend fabric. 116 more words

Sewing

Some twisting stuff

Argh, argh, argh, argh! These are my cries of frustration after finally knitting 4 rows. This was my 3rd time trying to cast on, and I thought I had it nailed down – the rest of this poncho will flow easily. 182 more words

Knitting