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Fiber to Fabric

I have been knitting and crocheting for 15 years. I like to know how things are made and took a beginning spinning class 3 years ago to gain knowledge and appreciation for fibers. 251 more words


At Knit's End Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much

At Knit’s End Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much

Like golfing, fishing, and gardening, knitting is an obsession. It’s an activity fraught with guilt, frustration, over-optimism, sly deception, and compulsion, along with passionate moments of creative enlightenment. 51 more words


#MMM17- Jersey Tunic Top

Hi sewists, for this Me-Made-May 2017 post, here’s a sweet little tunic top I recently made based on New Look’s pattern S0172.

When I decided that this would be a sleeveless version, I made some changes using View B as my base pattern. 151 more words

All Things Fabric


Mohair Knee-highs & Brown leather boots

Blue Lace Dress and Mohair Thigh-high socks

Blue Cardi | CCBN |R280 & Smoke ‘silk’ shirt |SSN | R310


Paxson Sweatshirt round-up

Seamwork’s Paxson sweater/sweatshirt has become one of my tried-and-true patterns, especially for trying out knits in interesting prints. Three-quarters of the year, I live in leggings and sweatshirts while at home, so they also get a lot of wear. 70 more words

Made By Me

Comfy Knit Dress Lekala 4386

I love this dress! It’s chic and comfortable. It was also an easy make.

I used a piece of digital print poly-spandex activewear knit from Ebay. 569 more words


5 Fabric Scrooge Tips

Today I’ve got some tips for you on how to get the most garments from your cuts of fabric.  If there was a hall of fame for the least amount of fabric wasted, you just might find me there!   658 more words