Another long weekend, Pentecost. I made it a little longer as SO had decided to take the week between Assumption and Pentecost off in a spur of the moment need for relaxation. I could not due to work commitments, but I could and did take the Friday off. Continue reading
My knitting has had an hap hazard start since I took it up again. I had to learn that I have a loose knit and that it is paramount to check the gauge. Not doing that has resulted in something I call ‘ Once the wool twice the fun” and a few sweaters being taken apart and knitted again. Continue reading
For a long time I have wanted to take my sewing to a next level. The issue always what what is the next level. Enough ideas on what that could be, but it always came back to making a standard pattern more personalised. So in the end that is what I did. Continue reading
So after a skirt from left over fabric and a dress it was time for tow other skirts. Continue reading
Sewing is a a great hobby. The one thing that does happen is that when you go shopping for fabrics it is hard to know how much needed. Continue reading
During autumn I notied that I had a lot of short sleeved tops. A good number of seaters, but not much of those in between tops. So I had work to do. Continue reading
This is a pattern that I wanted to make since I saw it in the Burdaystyle. I bought the fabric on the fabric market as the perfect match. Continue reading
We all know those wonderful movies with cabinlog huts high up in the mountains. on the edge of an idyllic lake. People going there and having fun, as well as having long nights in front of an open fire. Total bliss away from everything. This dream is so un-dutch that we could never ever have that.