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FO Friday – Colette Pattern’s Penny Dress

I actually finished this back in July and forgot all about it for some reason.This is now officially my favourite shirt dress pattern ever (I've only made four so far, and I wonder how many times I'm going to say this in my sewing life 😉), but I'm not saying this lightly because I think this… Continue reading FO Friday – Colette Pattern’s Penny Dress

Jumpers and Tops · My Creations · Yarny Stuff

Wednesday WIP – Carraig Fhada & Orkney

It's been a long time, with a lot happening that I've neglected WordPress and not knitted much, but here I am today with a quick update on two of my WIPs, with one very near completion. First is my husband's Carraig Fhada vest that's been on my needles since January. It really should have gone… Continue reading Wednesday WIP – Carraig Fhada & Orkney

Cardigans · My Creations · Yarny Stuff

FO Friday – Goldenrod Carbeth

Thanks to the sudden change to cooler weather, I was able to re-visit my woollen WIPs that had been on languishing on no-knitting island, and first to cross the finish line is my Carbeth cardigan. According to the pattern, the cardigan is intended to be wide, cropped, and hang bell-like from the shoulders; but being… Continue reading FO Friday – Goldenrod Carbeth

Cardigans · My Creations · Yarny Stuff

WIP Wednesday – Orkney is Smokin’

Need I say more 🙂? The more I knit my Orkney cardigan, the more I love it, and it's turning out to be a really  exciting knit. I'd read Ravelry notes where several knitters knitted this in the round, and was very tempted to do same, but then I didn't want to spend time doing any… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – Orkney is Smokin’