Tags » Finished Object

#4 - Finallyyyyyyyyy

So this pair of socks felt like they took forever.

They started out as part of Mystery Knit-a-Long (MKAL) for a solid, cabled sock pattern. But as pictures started to get circulated of Clue 2, I just was not in love with the pattern. 125 more words


Half a shawl = finished project!

This project was loitering in the UFO basket pending a decision about its future … Having gone up half a needle size to achieve a squishy texture, my yardage was affected and it gradually dawned on me that I would not have enough of the Rock Lobster colourway to complete the… 142 more words

bluebottle shawl

I dyed up two skeins – one a lot less intense than the other, but a tonal match. The colours on glistening Wishbone Sock (100% twisted Merino) reminded me of sunlight on bluebottles. 65 more words


Changing habits and accepting the compliment

I was perusing Pinterest a few weeks ago, as one does, and this meme caught my eye:

Naturally, it made me laugh because of how accurate it is. 228 more words


Finished (Sorta) Object: Alder Dress #1

Well folks, here we are, my first finished (sorta) sewing project of the year – my first Alder dress! Not only is this my first… 809 more words

Handmade Wardrobe

Easter egg decorations

I got a bit carried away with my Easter egg decorations this year …
At least they are calorie-free!

Have you made any spring decorations this year? 9 more words

Les Fleurs are blooming

What a month March was! Although it’s my birth month I was glad to move into April for a few reasons. Before I get into that I not only had the great pleasure this year to join both the Modern Quilt Guild and the local-to-me Fort Worth Modern Quilt Guild, but I was able to make the March meeting of the FWMQG which was SUPER fun! 531 more words

Finished Object