Monthly Archives: November 2011

Knits Reading: Sew U Home Stretch

Haven’t convinced you with the last post that knits can be your friend? You need to take a look at Sew U Home Stretch by Wendy Mullin. She specialises in easing you into projects, whether it’s an intro to sewing, … Continue reading

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How I learned to stop worrying and love the knit*

*Or, ‘Dr Stretch-love’. One of the most exciting discoveries I made when I started reading sewing blogs was that you could make your own knit items. This was when the penny dropped: you really could have a full wardrobe of … Continue reading

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Pattern Runway easy kimono dress

Independent Australian label Pattern Runway has started popping up over the internet recently but if you haven’t seen any of the patterns, you’re in for a treat. Oona made a gorgeous knit version of the Gathered Sundress and Lizz of A … Continue reading

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