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2 things you need to know about knit fabric

I hear a lot of people say they are scared of sewing with knit fabric, but the plain and simple truth is there are only 2 things you need to know 422 more words


Childhood Nostalgia

When I was a kid, I had this skirt.

I wore it for years, until I got too long and the skirt became inappropriate. I was sad about its loss. 52 more words


Project Run and Play - Nothing But Knits

It’s baaack!  The first challenge is all about knits.  Perfect to finally dig in to some Birch organic cotton interlock I’ve been holding onto.  V declared it would be for her when she saw it so I decided to make her something. 564 more words


Ceremonial, two-generational grandpa cardigans

When my sister set out to plan her wedding, she had a very clear and concise vision. It was to take place in the dead of winter, in the town where she and her fiance met (the town where we all went to university, so it has a special place in all our hearts) and it was to be only the three of them, plus me as support staff. 617 more words


Leggingsgate and Why My Boys Wear Them.

‘No, no, no, no, no’. That is me sliding hanger after hanger across the rails of my fifth shop today. After a larger than necessary exhale and a slightly childlike pout at my husband, I turn on my heels and march for the exit. 1,177 more words



I am in heaven – it is -3C right now!  I know, I know – this doesn’t suit everyone and I am sorry for it.  But it does rather suit me (and my garden).   178 more words


Plain children's tops

I’ve been looking for some plain, long sleeved tops for my daughter (the sort of thing she can wear under a pinafore dress and can get mucky without it being a problem).   90 more words