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Toiling Poncho

For my outerwear garment, I decided to design a Spring/Summer rain poncho. I started draping off the stand with paper to develop a basic shape. As I mentioned on my previous post, I was inspired by the tropical rainforest and its environment. 192 more words

Fashion Design

Trending Tuesday's #6 - Not Betty's Poncho

If you were to ask someone what is the most relevant poncho moment in the last 10 years, I think you would get an overwhelmingly large response referring to Ugly Betty’s unforgettable Guadalajara poncho. 91 more words

Finally L'homme

Look what I made: grey fleecy cape

Let me begin by saying that I have a really big thing for textures. A friend once told me that she was going to follow me around when we were shopping because I touched all the nice things. 316 more words

Stuff In My Life

FO: Ponchito Bonito

After knitting a couple of complex patterns, I needed a break from number crunching and brain twisting. Have just finished this easy-peasy poncho in garter stitch. 15 more words

Knitting Life

Sharing My Mommy Must-Haves

Life as a hands-on mom can at times be difficult but thanks to some innovative mommy and baby products, it gets easier.  Aside from an endless supply of diapers and wet wipes and cotton, there are a few other items that I think are essential for most mommies.   608 more words


Spring Is (Almost) Here!!

Today, a glorious thing happened up here in the mountains…..it rained!!! This is HUGE! It means spring it almost here! Since it snowed just a few days ago, I have not had much hope for spring being here anytime soon. 187 more words


Es tiempo de usar ponchos!

El poncho, es una prenda típica de Sudamérica, se trata de un consistente trozo rectangular con distintos diseños, la mayoría sencillos, éste se utiliza dejándolo caer sobre el cuerpo, el cual dispone de dos extremos para hacer mas fácil la salida de los brazos y un tajo en el centro, para pasar la cabeza. 138 more words