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A few weeks ago I decided to draft my own headscarf pattern for baby Stephanie. I see headscarves everywhere at the moment and just adore them. The 50's-60's style ones look super cute on little girls. My friend is always posting pics on Instagram of her gorgeous toddler Zara donning funky headscarves. So I thought I'd whip one up for Steph.
I think I came up with a pretty good pattern. Only problem is the sizing wasn't quite right for babies! This one is just a tad too big for a 5 month old, but perfect ... read more
Oh hey there blogosphere!
It's been a while.
Who knew having two under 3 plus a teenager could be so time consuming! I've missed you guys. Really I have!
The last few months have just been crazy, but I have managed to get in a little bit of sewing time. Phew. But sneaking in a bit of sewing time here and there has left little time for this poor neglected blog.
Also, every time for the last two weeks, when I have just sat down to start writing, this little darling decides to wake up!
I'm going ... read more
Obviously, I haven't had much time for blogging, let alone sewing of late. But I just had to share with you these gorgeous images that the wonderful, multi-craft talented Jos from Sew. Cook. Laugh. Live did for me recently.
I'm not sure what came over me, but yesterday morning I had the sudden urge to get out my knitting needles. I haven't knitted anything in roughly ten years.... so I completely surprised myself when I remembered how to cast on without any trouble at all.
When it came to starting my first row, I got a little stuck! So I put out the call for help via Facebook and was met with many calls to have a look at youtube. Rachel from Little White Dove reminded me of the little knitting repetitive chant... In the hole, round ... read more