2023 Sock Knitting Challenge

In December 2022, I set myself a challenge to knit 12 pairs of socks in 2023.  I decided to do it as a stash busting exercise as I had 12 pairs of socks worth of […]

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December Socks

December socks, pair number 12, are done and that brings to a close my sock knitting challenge for the year.  I am a bit pleased with myself that I managed to knit 12 pairs of […]

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November Socks

I finished my November socks in the nick of time, on the evening of the 30th November!  I had started off really well making half of the first sock in October as soon as I […]

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August Socks

August socks done. These ones are for Hubby. He chose the yarn and is really pleased with how they turned out. Pattern is the usual Winwick Mum basic 4 ply sock pattern and the yarn […]

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Rainbow socks and an author recommendation

I feel like this is turning into a sock blog so to mix it up, as well as telling you about my latest pair of socks that I have finished (which are now my new […]

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February Socks

I have finished my February socks with one day to spare.  I knitted these ones for hubby and they ended up having different toes.  I made the first one too short so I unpicked it […]

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Sewing Update – Burnside Bibs

Every so often, I find a sewing pattern that is so good, I end up making multiple garments of the same pattern.  Burnside Bibs by Sew House Seven is my latest fav make. I have […]

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Pocket Skirt

I love this pattern!  It is the Pocket Skirt which is a collab with Peppermint Magazine and Paper Theory.  It is such an easy, well written pattern and the result is a super comfy skirt […]

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Me made wardrobe update

It’s been a while since I did a sewing update and there have been a few things added to my wardrobe over the past couple of months.   First up, another long bright coloured skirt.  No […]

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Me Made wardrobe update

As promised in my last wardrobe post, we had another coat making day with 4 coats made.  I made the short version of the Nova Coat in a purple pinstripe Japanese wool that I purchased […]

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