A lace collar

A knit to show you today. I’ve been working on this for quite a while, mainly because I realised rather late it was becoming a crop cardigan rather than the waist length one illustrated. So I had to rip back the back, left front, and most of the right to lengthen it. Sigh. It was […]

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Seamless Pledging and Destashing

A confession – I used to be a shopaholic. Anyone who knows me will be saying “yes, obviously – and what do you mean, used to be”. Well, ‘ha!’ to them, because exactly a year ago I decided I felt uncomfortable with the amount of stuff I had, especially clothes, so I sold some, gave […]

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Pattern Pyramid winner, and a Hazel

And the Pattern Pyramid winner is….. Jessie of imake2.  Your parcel is on its way! In other news, I made a Colette Hazel this week.  I had a feeling that the skirt wouldn’t suit me – and yes, the muslin made my bottom half look twice the size of my top!  So I used the […]

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Twelve in Twelve pattern giveaway

I’ve just been given a stash of vintage patterns by a lovely lady, who is amazed that anyone would want them!  Inspired by the generosity of Karen I’m going to be giving some of them away. I’m calling it the Twelve in Twelve giveaway because I will give away a pattern every month for a […]

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