crafting, Embroidery, Sewing

Felt barn and animals

Quite a while ago I saw this lovely felt barn that Kristinasstyle on Instagram made and I knew I needed to make one too. I found the pattern at Little Softie Shoppe on Etsy and immediately bought it. However I accidentally only bought the animals, so asked if I could update my purchase to include […]

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Antique sewing and knitting machines, Embroidery, Other creative endeavour, Photography, Sewing, Travel

Sunday, Sunday

Today I wore another garment that I haven’t worn for a while – a Cat Bordhi mobius from “A Treasury of Magical Knitting” that I knitted in Hobart from silk and linen yarn that I bought in Barcelona. The problem is that I made it too big and was not going to frog it, so I […]

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Embroidery, Knitting, Me-Made-May '13, Sewing

Front or back?

I am wearing the Endless Knitted Cardi Shawl by StitchDiva today (see http://www.stitchdiva.com/knit-crochet-patterns/endless-knitted-cardi-shawl). I knitted it a couple of years ago from some divine Debbie Bliss silk and haven’t worn it nearly enough. I am back in love with it. I also have a wool version, but it doesn’t quite drape as well – but […]

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