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A weft of woven tops

Something strange is happening with me. I think I might be proceeding through sewing backwards. A few years ago, when I first started making clothes in earnest, I was most interested in sewing with knit fabrics. 1,503 more words

Sewing

The Pirinoa Poncho

A few months ago, Mary Furness-Weir of Maniototo Wool, approached me to help her design a child’s poncho.

I was intrigued by the concept that she suggested, and thought it would be a nice challenge to design a garment for a change, so I said yes. 538 more words

Knitting

A scarf

I knitted a scarf.

Summit scarf – pattern found here.

Close-up.

It has been blocked, but it’s been so humid that it’s gone a bit curly again.

Knitting

Christmas Presents, or How I Decided to Double Knit All the Things, Part 2

I actually finished my Christmas presents in March, not…April…so it’s the blog post that’s late, not the presents. Last post I talked about the two scarves I made for my friends. 130 more words

Finished Objects

FO Friday: Mandrake Vanilla Socks

Happy Friday to all! I have a finished cheerful pair of springtime socks to share today!


Pattern: Toe Up Vanilla socks with afterthought heel over 68 stitches… 121 more words

Knitting

Snails

I found some snails hanging out on the kitchen table.

I love how they have turned out.

One for Gorgeous Girl and one for her friend. 8 more words

Knitting

Lopi Love

Spring is here in northeast Ohio.  This morning was possibly the last morning cold enough to persuade Greg to don his Lopi sweater for a photo shoot.   249 more words