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Hat #2

Hat: Purple Beanie
Size: Adult Medium
Yarn: Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice (Eggplant)
Needles: US 9, 32″ circulars

While I used circular needles for this, it was knit flat and seamed together. 177 more words

Knits

My Grandma’s Buckles Never Flapped

This gorgeous flapper dress from the 1920s is on display at the Michigan State University museum. The dropped waist and simple, angular lines mimic the Art Deco style of the time. 97 more words

1920s

Stash #1

The first shipment of Monk’s Menagerie’s is almost ready to go!

So today I finally purchased my first head forms. 

Meet Bob and Norma. I’m quite pleased with them. 165 more words

Knits

Frivolous Friday: Flip your Lid

Bonnets. Who doesn’t like them? They’re the cupcake of costuming, just enough sugar to be delicious, not enough trouble to count. I know I have far too many, they fall from the hall shelf nearly every time I get my coat. 465 more words

Clothing

Hats and Chats

Welcome to my new website!  I love that everything is now in the one place, and it’s all so clear and organised.  It’s been weeks of taking pics and photoshoots.  94 more words

Fabric