Disclaimer: All pictures in this post belong to their rightful owners. And sorry for the late posting; I was travelling this weekend! Guys, it's only 8 weeks to Christmas! Where has the year gone?! If you're anything like me, you'll finally be getting your skates on to try and find the perfect gift for your… Continue reading The WoolieFeatures’ 2016 Gift Guide
So you know, I said that I was dipping my toes into garment knitting? Well, that wasn't exactly true. Making my Sycamore Vest is my first attempt at making an adult garment but I have made baby garments before. I made these last summer when I was cooped up at home before I knew much… Continue reading The Dread of Deadline Knitting
It's technically autumn now with the solstice arriving soon. The leaves should be turning, the temperatures returning to normal with a crisp bite in the morning air. This week brought the first rains and low temperatures to the South of France that signal the end of summer. It only lasted three days mind you before… Continue reading Knitting Inspiration | Autumn is for Texture
At the beginning of this year, I destashed some of my stash to have a bit of a clear out and make sure the yarns went to someone who could use them, and I thought to myself this year I doubt I will buy much because I'll only add to my stash when I'm traveling.… Continue reading Stash Enhancements
As most beginner sewists, I imagine, I started with bags. Notions bags, project bags, make up bags. All of different sizes, all with linings and interfacings, some with square bottoms, some without. Bags are fun to make and they are relatively quick (around an afternoon) plus you get to see results quickly, something that is… Continue reading Bags, Bags, Bags
Wow, we're halfway through 2016 already! It's scary, isn't it? So what have I managed to knit since the beginning of 2016? Wow, on est déjà au moitié de 2016! C'est effrayant, non? Donc qu'est-ce que j'ai tricoté depuis le début de 2016? Well as you know I finished my tie and my woven shawl… Continue reading What’s On My Needles?