Sometimes, it’s not meant to be.

Okay, guys. You know what? I’m done with this shit. DONE, I tell you. This sweater has been on my WIP pile so long I don’t even remember how long. Five, six years? It was supposed to be my first-ever sweater. I was so excited. And then …… a mistake happened. I realized how hard it…

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Sunset Cowl and Hat

I’m in a knitting and sewing slump lately … I’ve started the sleeves for my Summer Suit jumper and all that moss stitch honestly bums me out. Then I picked up the Calm jumper, almost finished it, only to realize my head wouldn’t fit through the neck opening. In a nutshell: I needed some mindless knitting…

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WIP Wednesday: Not That Much Progress

I’m afraid I haven’t made much progress on my To Wear With A Summer Suit jumper after blogging about it last week. Problem is, I didn’t get gauge even though I’m knitting this on smaller needles; this wasn’t such a big deal for the back piece, I just had to shorten the row count of…

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Flowers, Lizards and Marie Antoinette

My friend Ena gave me free tickets to a horticultural show at Wiblingen Abbey (DiGA Gartenmesse Kloster Wiblingen) near my hometown. She had won the tickets but couldn’t attend because she’s living in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Lovely people giving me stuff seems to be a theme here lately! But seriously, I have the most awesome friends. =) I…

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WIP Wednesday

Soo remember my last WIP Wednesday? I never finished anything mentioned there except for the owls sweater. 😛 This time, I’m going to be more conservative and just post a picture of the project I’m currently working on every day. It’s from A Stitch in Time Vol. 1 (of course it is), the pattern’s called…

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Moi j’voulais une moustache

Now I’m not sure if I should claim that this project was inspired by Twin Twin’s Eurovision Song Contest contribution. On the one hand, it’s a very fun song – on the other hand, our poor neighbours lost abominably … … but in the end, I started this pullover weeks before I even heard this…

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