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… Continue reading Episode 42: Sensory Treasures

Cardigans and Pullovers, Coats and Jackets, Deer and Doe, Knitting, Podcast, Sewing: General, Spinning, Tips-Tutorials-Patterns

Fluffy Fibers: Episode 20

    Download the episode (1:12:06) here. Here is the direct feed and the iTunes page for the podcast. I am FluffyFibers on Ravelry and the podcast has a Ravelry group and forum. Links to social media are in the blog's sidebar. The show now welcomes sponsors for giveaways, reviews, etc.. SHOWNOTES 1. A BIT… Continue reading Fluffy Fibers: Episode 20

Citronille, Clothkits, Coats and Jackets, Deer and Doe, Dresses, Jalie, MeMadeMay, Onion patterns, Shawls, Simplicity, Skirts, Tops and Blouses

Me Made May: Week One

Hello, all!I am having so much fun with Me Made May! I never got organized enough to join the previous years; I wasn't completely sure about joining this year either as my life is so full, but decided to give it a try. I certainly didn't commit to taking a picture every day, but it… Continue reading Me Made May: Week One

Burdastyle, Citronille, Coats and Jackets, Knipmode, Maternity Wardrobe, Modellina, Onion patterns

Little Red (Riding Hood) Baby Bump Coat / Manteau de (Petit Chaperon) Gros Bidon Rouge

Hello, all! Finally, pictures and a review of my red maternity coat! (Montpellier cathedral in the background)   First off, the pictures were taken 2 weeks ago. I was hoping for sunnier weather to take better pictures, but I'm not sure when that will happen - so we'll have to be content with these!  … Continue reading Little Red (Riding Hood) Baby Bump Coat / Manteau de (Petit Chaperon) Gros Bidon Rouge

Cardigans and Pullovers, Coats and Jackets, Knitting

(Almost) done: Un-Iced – a Jacket for early spring

I wanted a warm yet lightweight jacket to wear on those chilly mornings or evenings. In an écru shade, to go with everything.   I settled on a pattern for a cardigan, Iced, from the Knitty website; since I wanted to make a jacket/coat, I chose a thicker yarn and needles to get a sturdier… Continue reading (Almost) done: Un-Iced – a Jacket for early spring