Monthly Archives: July 2007

Baby Surprise Jacket

I gave the baby sweater to my friend Megan, so now I can talk about it! Yay! Here is the Baby Surprise Jacket in all its finished glory: This is a beautiful, beautiful thing. The pattern is Baby Surprise Jacket … Continue reading

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Open Source Sewing

I just ran across BurdaStyle’s newly updated website which styles itself as “open source sewing” (via Adorn Blog). This obviously caught my eye since the phrase “open source” is oft-used in my house. At first I was suspicious.. do they … Continue reading

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WIP: Blah and Whee!

First of all, the baby sweater (Baby Surprise Jacket by Elizabeth Zimmerman) is done done done! Here’s a quick peek: I’ll talk more about it later once I’ve uploaded more photos. It was really an incredible knit, I loved it! … Continue reading

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Re-usable sandwich wraps

What is this, you might ask? Why, it’s a sandwich wrap! I got the idea from my friend Megan who has these very clever sandwich wraps that I’ve been very envious of ever since I first saw them. They’re called … Continue reading

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Selfish Knitter

I’ve come to the realization lately that I’m a selfish knitter. I’m a bad aunt as I haven’t made much for my nieces, I’ve hardly made much for my son (and what I have made was purely for self-gratification), and … Continue reading

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WIP: The one where the booties eat my head

This week hasn’t been so good. My knitting mojo has taken a vacation, I think. Perhaps it is somewhere nice and cool. Melbourne? Amsterdam? Somewhere nice, I hope. Although I’d like it to come home soon. I miss it. Anyway. … Continue reading

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WIP: Not so much

This week has been a bust for knitting activity. In fact, all crafting activity has pretty much come to a screeching halt. It’s just too hot. Plus, my top I’m sewing isn’t going well, and it’s just too damn hot … Continue reading

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