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To knit or not to knit

First up, a confession.It has been years since I have knitted and although the internet has been drowning in knitted  garments and accessories,I have resisted for a very long time.Thinking back to my childhood years, where I spent what felt like ages,and struggling with every single stitch,you can imagine it took a great effort to jump back on board.Last year I finally gave in and knitted a very cute long scarf with attached hood.Soft yarn,big needles,it was a succes.So when I stumbled upon a colourful yarn,exactly my colourpalette,I didn’t hesitate and bought a bunch of it.I dreamed of a sweater in all these different colours and got knitting.Some easypeasy pattern that didn’t involve too many thinking would be my goal.Ofcourse I didn’t care about a test gauge,eager as I was.I finished my sweater and it was big!I don’t mean trendy oversized,but… 1,424 more words

Breien

Me Made May ’15 week three

I can’t believe it’s the end of week three already, it’s flying by. Unfortunately the opportunity to get the summer dresses out this week was non-existent as the weather seemed to think we were back in February. 461 more words

All The Other Stuff!

The final instalment of the Deer and Doe Sureau Trilogy (and a Miette Cardie)

After making my last two wearable muslins of the Sureau I finally felt brave enough to cut into the liberty Mitsi fabric (the pattern and fabric was a Christmas present so I really didn’t want to mess it up!) 596 more words

All The Other Stuff!

Getting Knitty

I’m not really one for New Year’s resolutions, but this year (well, technically late 2013) I thought to start something resolution-like. I decided 2014 would be the year I (finally) become a (proper) knitter. 878 more words

Miette Cardigan

Tied up in knots...

Its finally finished! I feel like I’ve been knitting this cardigan (the Miette Cardigan, by Andi Satterlund) for ages, though Instagram shows me its only been six weeks. 731 more words

Spring Sewing