Cardigans and Pullovers, Coats and Jackets, Dresses, Fondant Fibre, Maternity Wardrobe, Podcast, Sara's Texture Crafts, Simplicity, Spinning

Episode 42: Sensory Treasures

You can watch the video episode here.
Here is the iTunes page for the podcast.

 

 

1. A HANDMADE WARDROBE

Yet another Simplicity 3678 in a dark aubergine knit, adpated for maternity wear.

2. MY CUP OF TEA

Organic Sencha with cherry blossom and vanilla from Les Thés de la Pagode.

3. EVENTS
I have extended the deadline for the Cute Dress SewAlong to April 3. You can use the hashtag #cutedresssewalong on Instagram.

PRIZES:

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  • sewing-themed bag lovingly made and donated by Shawna of Adelaide Cottage, along with New Look 6557, one of my favourite warm weather dresses
  • 2 copies of the Verdure Shawlette pattern
  • 1 Ravelry pattern of the winner’s choice up to the value of 8 euro.

2. A BIT OF SEWING

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I first mention the Sew Over It YouTube channel, as well as Katie of Inside Number 23 – two video podcasts with great sewing content.

I finished my maternity/nursing Washi Dress for the Cute Dress Sewalong.

I also cut out Simplicity 1360, which was sent to me by HelenSewStylish.

3. A BIT OF KNITTING

Finished:

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  • Love’s Promise by “Amanita” Agata Mackiewicz, out of Madelinetosh Pashmina in Dr Zhivago’s Sky.
  • Socks out of Knit Picks Felici Minty.

In progress:

  • Hippo by Susan B. Anderson, out of Cascade 220 Satine and Summer Sky Heather
  • Ambrosia by Gudrun Johnston, out of Cascade Eco + in Purple Jewel Heather (7811)

I mention the Interpretations 3 volume by Joji Locatelli and Veera Välimäki.

4. A BIT OF SPINNING

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I spun a braid of Final Frontier on BFL by Sara’s Texture Crafts

OTHER PODCASTS/FRIENDS MENTIONED

Adelaide Cottage
Little Bobbins Knits
Little Yellow Uke Crafts
Stitched in Sweden
Susan B. Anderson
Tilly Trout
Tiny Paper Foxes
Voolenvine (Yarngasm podcast)

 

Credits: Music: Piano Sonata in E-flat Major, mvt. 3 by Joseph Haydn, played by Mario Ajero.

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