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Travelling sock bag

I mentioned in my 2015 roundup post that I’d been experimenting with sock-making using the ancient technique called naalbinding. I’ve done three test socks and am nearly finished with my first pair of real socks, which is very exciting. Before … Continue reading

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V1419: IT IS DONE

I started this at the beginning of November and hoped to finish in time for the end of the #V1419sewalong on the 17th. I didn’t. I then promised my mum I would have it ready to show her when we … Continue reading

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Trouser the lot of ’em!

So in the last waistcoat post I mentioned that it had originally been scheduled to blog alongside the matching trousers, but this had not happened because the trousers in question had also not happened. The trousers are another set of … Continue reading

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Bring me my fighting trousers!

That’s not my literal fighting trousers, of course. My literal fighting trousers are my LARP jeans, which are ancient, dilapidated and at this point possibly sufficiently caked with mud, make-up, aluminium oxide and stray bodily fluids to constitute either some … Continue reading

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Draga með víkingum

So when I saw this FQ of Michael Miller quilting fabric with Vikings and sea monsters on at the Knitting and Stitching Show, I had to have it. (I got it from Fiddlesticks Fabrics – they don’t have an online … Continue reading

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