My current work in progress:

Aspen, designed by Michele Wang, knit from Elsa Wool Woolen Spun Worsted Weight Cormo

Knit Noro: Accessories 2

I have another book to review: This is Knit Noro: Accessories 2: 30 More Colorful Little Knits by Sixth&Spring Books. As you might have surmised from the title, it has 30 patterns for various accessory items: Hats, wraps, cowls, gloves, and socks.All worked in glorious Noro yarns. You can take a look at the projects […]

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Slippery Slope

This whole doll clothes creation thing is a slippery slope. I’ve gone from having not sewn anything in 20 years to possessing a decent size fabric, lace, and trim stash in a remarkably short period of time. Several of you asked where I am finding these patterns. The answer is — a number of different […]

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Sundays Are For Sewing

I do still knit, honest. But I am really enjoying getting back into sewing. Here is today’s project: A dress and pinafore for Kirsten. She’s been feeling the love because she got some new footwear this week. Dala horse clogs! Knit boots! Ugg boots! And in other news, Loki has become adept at selfies.

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This and That

Thanks for your lovely comments about my American Girl doll project. I sent out the first three dolls last week and they arrived at the Butterfly Ministry yesterday. You can see them on their Facebook account. Several of you asked where I got the dolls to refurbish. I got them all via eBay. There are always […]

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Roll Call

First of all, my review copy of  60 Quick Knitted Toys: Fun, Fabulous Knits in the 220 Superwash® Collection from Cascade Yarns® is on its way to Naomi R. Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway! Roll Call! Here are all eight of my little urchins, all dressed up and ready to leave for new homes. I […]

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