Skip to main content

Posts

Featured

The colour theme continues but the knitting is slow

It's been raining for most of the weekend. As with most summers in Auckland, we've had our fair share of cyclones and storms and it's been so humid that progressing with any knitting has been slow. However, we do have a bit more of a sleeve on the Anniversaire Cardigan! It's been slow going, and there is a small hole and a few loose stitches at the join with the body that I'm not thrilled about, but I'm hoping some creative darning will make that look a bit better.
As it's been a bit hot for knitting, I've been doing lots of thinking about sewing. I say thinking because I haven't actually got around to any. I've cut out patterns and fabric, but threading up my sewing machine is proving to be a challenge. I have this dream for a new top for work, but I'm really struggling with motivation. I guess this happens to everyone now and then!

Even though I haven't been very good at actually making something recently, the fabric stash has grown a…

Latest Posts

The start of a sleeve

Procrastination socks

Planned projects and destashing in 2018

A quick 2017 recap

The Ogden Cami and learning to make adjustments

The kimono skirt

Motivation, or lack thereof

Those knits I don't wear and lessons learned

The blues

Anniversaire Cardigan - the beginning