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Hobart cardigan completed

FO: Hobart Cardigan

Finally all done with two sleeps to go! :) I have to admit the deadline made it a real slog towards the end, and that shawl collar was bloody hard work in 1×1 rib with a gazillion short rows. 229 more words

FFO Friday - The Extra F is for FINALLY

The Cassette Tape Vest is DONE!  

Click the link above for all the details on Ravelry!  The pattern is from Plymouth, #2691 Women’s 2 Piece Vest.   435 more words


Adventures in and butchering of....... Buttonholes

I have been working on a design for a double breasted shawl collar fine knit vintage style cardigan. I am making this on the brother knitting machine and so far I am over the moon with it. 510 more words


A Love/Hate WIP Wednesday

Who’s idea was it to knit a garter stitch shawl collar??  The Cassette Tape Vest is finally near enough to completion that it looks like vest!   192 more words


1930s shawl collar leather barnstormer coat

This vintage leather coat was made in the 1930s. It is double breasted, with a mouton collar, leather knot style buttons, fancy buttoned cuffs, handwarmer and flapped cargo pockets with arrow stitched reinforcements, and a covered curly sheepskin lining. 20 more words