Tag: sweater


Finished garments

A while ago I have showed you a cabled red sweater and a red corset handsewn after an Alabama Chanin pattern. I've finished and worn both but never got around photographing it. So here they are: alynrot2 The Alyn sweater is very comfortable to wear and I guess I will have to make a second for me (that's the third Alyn then if you include the one I knit for my dearest) corset4 I just loved to sew this by hand. I can use my sewing machine and for larger projects with straight lines I prefer to use it, but sewing by hand is my favorite. Especially with stretchy velvet I would have had problems using my sewing machine, but by hand - no problem. I will definetly try......

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The baby knit kit
knitting |
2015/02/24

The baby knit kit

The last week my knitting was all baby knits. A friend of mine is expecting and it's her first baby so she will need some baby knits, right? It started so...


natural wool
knitting |
2015/01/23

natural wool

I stumbled across the wonderful podcast Woolful by Ashley who is also going to built up a wool mill. There are some great people she speaks to designers...


knitting |
2013/06/25

Selfish knitting

Sometimes knitting should be selfish, right? I cannot possibly explain why on earth I knitted 2 warm sweaters in the middle of summer and also TWO sweaters in...