The sleeves of my bathrobe ended up too short so I lengthened them by sewing on some lace. Being one of my favourite colours I had some linen yarn of the same green in my stash that I could use to crochet the lace edgings. I undid the cuff, turned a narrow hem onto the right side and sewed the lace onto the edge of the sleeves. And gained nearly three more centimeters 🙂
Kylpytakkini hihojen pidentämiseen keksin tehdä saman värisestä pellavalangasta reunapitsit hihansuihin. Continue reading
A good knitting project to have lying around is a big blanket, it won´t get finished too quickly! While planning other things to do I can keep busy with knitting something easy. This blue throw will some day adorn our flowery sofa.
Joku käsityö pitää aina olla helposti jatkettavissa silloin kun suunnittelee seuraavia. Neulottu peite on tähän tarkoitukseen mitä mainioin työ. Continue reading
Felting is a fantastic way of turning the quality your knits a notch higher. Here for example you get a more durable material that doesn´t tear like normal knits do. Depending on the thickness of your yarn, the needle size and the amount you felt the material, you can get softer or stiffer results. Continue reading