Category Archives: sewing


It’s officially cold. This is the time of year when my little cuties start begging for the space heater every morning. They even voluntarily wore ALL their hand-knitted accessories yesterday! (Actually, they insisted on wearing them…and assembling their own outfits, … Continue reading

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my first wollmeise + some sewing

My camera was very opposed to this exact color of red. I had to mess around with the saturation a little; hopefully it looks close to right. Anyway… Yay! I have finally seen for myself what this Wollmeise craze is … Continue reading

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Glove animals

Meet Mr. Dog and Mrs. Rabbit. I made them using instructions from Miyako Kanamori’s book Sock and Glove. Edda LOVES these two. Technically, the dog is Walter’s and the Rabbit is Edda’s. But Edda has pretty much taken over ownership … Continue reading

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a knitting pocket

I sewed a little knitting pocket (for taking projects around) as a birthday present for a friend of mine. I really liked the method that I found here on This may very well be the most commonly accepted method … Continue reading

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birthday sewing for my girl

It’s hard to believe that I have to get out this much stuff to make a dress for a 12″ baby doll. Edda’s birthday is on Saturday and I have decided to make her some clothes for her new baby … Continue reading

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McCall’s M5918

I was sifting through my photos and I found lots of unblogged projects, so I decided to do some catch-up posts. This cute, little jumper is from McCall’s 5918 I modified it slightly, making view F without the bow and … Continue reading

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Some recent sewing.

Edda has been desperately needing some new sleepwear. It’s getting down into the 40’s at night now and her shorts and t-shirt that she slept in all summer are too chilly. This is the second flannel nightgown I’ve made her … Continue reading

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