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French Girl Knits

French Girl Knits

Superbly fitted and fashioned in luxurious yarns, these imaginative patterns follow four thematic vignettes inspired by French daily life, film, and history. Each section features dramatically different types of yarns, colors, and stitch patterns combined with timeless, figure flattering silhouettes that are suitable for knitters of all skill levels. 27 more words


The Mol-nari-ola - Indie Pattern Month 2017, Hack It

Apologies for the dreadful title. Perhaps I should have gone with the Paollari? Anyway, what I’m trying to say is that this garment is a combination of three sewing patterns: the Sew Over It Molly Dress (available as a… 594 more words


Carissa Browning is a rock star!

Around this neck of the woods, the Wonder Woman film seems to be the guilty pleasure of a whole bunch of my girlfriends, who would honestly never set foot in the cinema to watch a superhero flick. 207 more words


McCall's 6754 : Flowery Scuba

One of my favorite youtube  sewers has a penchant for skater dresses in scuba. After seeing a handful of dresses by her I decided I needed one of my own. 292 more words

1 for 2

These are two collage-y versions of t-shirts that I’ve made before: on the left, the Alison Glass pattern; on the right, the Deer & Doe Plantain… 243 more words

Summer Dress #3: McCall 7591

No, I’m not that fast when it comes to sewing.  Generally, the only time I can  work on the machine is after the little one goes to bed.  502 more words


What I learn from my knitting

Knitting is something so simple and yet with intersting permutations and combinations, that makes it possible to keep learning, long after we learn those basics: knit, purl and yarnover. 142 more words