• Cascade Sew-Along: Gathering Your Supplies

    Today I'm going to walk you through everything you'll need to make your Cascade Duffle Coat. I know a lot of you have already shopped for your fabrics & notions, in that case you can use this post as a check list to make sure you've got everything you need to dive right in. The [...] Continue Reading
  • Seafaring Socks

    New socks from my favorite old pattern, Priscilla’s Dream Socks, this time knit up with tinier needles and yarn. I usually use a sport weight but this time went with fingering. The yarn is Patons Kroy Ragg Shades in Grey Brown Marl (quite a long name there) and woah woah I love these stripes. I […]

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  • Autumn Wardrobe | Northwoods Toggle Coat

    Another year another new winter coat right? This coat has been a long time in the making. I designed the coat quite a while ago but started on it last winter when I made the pattern, got it cut out and attached the Thinsulate interlining to the body. Then I stalled out…hard. It was SO […]

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  • Autumn Wardrobe | Red Wool Moss Skirt

    The first Autumn Wardrobe garment is complete! This is the Moss Mini Skirt with the hem band attached in self fabric (View B). Unfortunately I didn’t realize that I had creased the skirt so badly by working in it all afternoon before I took the photos, so just ignore that part. I’m pretty into this […]

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  • fabric friday?

    Hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and ate WAY too much food, I know I did! I was hoping I would finish some socks up to show here today but after eating too much food we all passed out on the couch downstairs and watched the Godfather Marathon. Was anyone else watching that? Anyway, instead […]

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  • Moorland Melton Wool Coat

    So I’ve been wearing the same H&M mustard woolish fall/winter coat (I have a puffy for the really brutal Chicago winter months) since fall 2006 and while I should have retired that coat about 2 years after I purchased it I kept it around year after year. It was mustard (my favorite clothing color), it […]

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