Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Ski Jumper

… or, how I learned to stop worrying and learn that knit fabric is basically just fabric. I have been meaning to have a go with knits for a long time. I have a big knit project in mind that … Continue reading

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V8772 #5: Blue diamonds

So, I mentioned a little while ago that I’d ordered some fabric with the aim of getting more blue into my wardrobe, as I like blue and am told it goes with my eyes, but I don’t actually have that … Continue reading

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The Accidental Vest

This was supposed to be a waistcoat – another return to the snug reliability of Lekala 5016. After two black ones I wanted a grey one to go with my other suit, and this time I tried nipping in the … Continue reading

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First commission! The Big Black Cloak

Newsflash: Actually sewing is way more interesting than blogging about sewing – for me, at least. Well, it’s not the blogging that’s a pain; it’s the photos. I have a whole pile of finished objects that haven’t been shown off … Continue reading

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