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  • Project Project Runway Challenge #11 Runway

    This week the designers were asked to either create toddler look or a high-end maternity look. (ok, on the show they did toddler clothes, but at PPR we had a choice.) Seeing all the models with baby b...
    Oct 04, 2012 No Comments

  • PPR Challenge #11 – Kat’s Design

    Oh, this was a tough PPR week for me. On the show they designed for a toddler which I knew I wasn’t doing since that meant buying a baby doll. Plus, I think designing baby clothes is so differen...
    Oct 04, 2012 1 Comment

  • DIY Inspiration – Critter Bedding

    Check out this fun kids bedding from H&M Sweden. I just love the idea of it. I can totally see taking this idea and making a child’s sleeping bag with an attached pillow. You could do all s...
    Oct 03, 2012 No Comments

  • Men’s Go Team Mittens

    A lot of people were saying they wanted to make the Go Team mittens for a husband or father. Since I was knitting a pair for my husband, I thought I’d share the larger men’s pattern. Also ...
    Oct 03, 2012 7 Comments

  • DIY Inspiration: Zoe Murphy Furniture

    This printed furniture by Zoe Murphy is really amazing. These reclaimed pieces of furniture are screen printed, hand painted and varnished. I can easily seeing making your own version with some pret...
    Oct 02, 2012 No Comments

  • 8 Weeks to a Sweater – No Schematic, No Problem

    For the 8 Weeks to a Sweater project, I’ve decided to do the Dawn cardigan by Hanna Maciejewska This pattern is available as a free download on Ravelry and like a lot of free patterns, it does ...
    Oct 02, 2012 4 Comments

  • Book Review: Swedish Handknits

    I’m a sucker for Scandinavian knitwear, so when I saw that Swedish Handknits by Sue Flanders and Janine Kobel had come out I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it. This is a book that takes...
    Oct 01, 2012 No Comments

  • Eight Weeks To A Sweater: Week 1 Measure Twice, Knit Once

    Ready, Set, GO! This week we will be doing some ground work, making sure that the foundation is laid for our success. Measure your favorite piece Compare with the pattern Measure your gauge swatch Pi...
    Oct 01, 2012 No Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project – Week 15

    (Every week until December 1st we will be making a small Christmas ornament that can be used in our Pocket Advent Calendar. Join us in making all 24 or just pick and choose your favorites.) This week...
    Sep 28, 2012 1 Comment

  • Project Project Runway Challenge #11 – It’s Fashion Baby

    Challenge – It’s Fashion Baby On the show the designers had to design an outfit for Heidi’s new line for babies. (Yes, Heidi is using the show for free design work again.) And surpri...
    Sep 28, 2012 2 Comments