Yarn Along 4/15 – No knitting


I didn’t get much knitting done this week due to a huge sewing effort I made on the weekend. And this is why today you get to see fabric instead of yarn today. By the way this also means this is not only a Yarn Along post but also Me Made Mittwoch worthy. As I already mentioned in my sewing post last monday, I’m facing different projects and last weekend I spend my time, starting, working on AND finishing one of them: My costume matter.
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Arranging my sewing


I felt like sewing on the weekend. I’ve been wanting to do a circle skirt for quite some time and now that I’m knitting an Aiken sweater which is very 50’s style I thought I should definitively start with the matching skirt. I have had a plaided fabric (you can best see it on the third picture, at the Continue reading

Yarn Along 2/15 – Looking back, looking forward


Happy New Year fellow Yarn Alongers! I hope you had a nice christmas and a nice New Year’s Eve and that your started chilled out as mine did. Now I’m back to work but one of my New Year’s resolutions says that I want to focus again a bit more on this blog so this is why you get a long Yarn Along post today. I want to give you a little resume on what I knit in 2014 and then give you a sneak peak into what I am knitting now. Continue reading

Yarn along 39 – 1 Christmas Dress down, 2 more to come


I decided to downsize my project list a little and concentrate on one topic per week. I seem to have been too distracted to actually move forward with any of my projects. This why last week I finally finished christmas present no.1, the smallest dress for Michael’s nieces. I browsed ravelry many times to find a good pattern but everything I tried wasn’t just right. I even started knitting a Continue reading