My Sew Sew Life-Ellie & Mac’s Go Exploring Cardigan

My Sew Sew Life-Ellie & Mac’s Go Exploring Cardigan

I've just finished sewing my first knit cardigan. They have been very popular in the maker community but it took me a while to try my hand at making one. There are so many cardigan patterns out there! I went with Ellie & Mac's "Go Exploring Cardigan". This cardigan is a beginner-level design. With only [...]

Silk and Animal Prints for Yinka Shonibare’s “Leasure Lady With Ocelots”

Silk and Animal Prints for Yinka Shonibare’s “Leasure Lady With Ocelots”

Hello, and welcome to Style Imitating Art’s “Reveal Monday”. Today is the day that the hosts, unveil our interpretations of the chosen artwork. What Is Style Imitating Art? Style Imitating Art is hosted by Salazar of 14 Shades of Grey, Shelbee of Shelbee on the Edge, and me. Style Imitating Art challenges us to draw [...]

Recycled Sari Yarn For Scrappy Squares by Anne M Bray

Recycled Sari Yarn For Scrappy Squares by Anne M Bray

Welcome to my interpretation for this round of Style Imitating Art. A Little Background Style Imitating Art is hosted by Salazar of 14 Shades of Grey, Shelbee of Shelbee On the Edge, and me. Style Imitating Art challenges us to draw style inspiration from pieces of art. Every other Monday one of us selects an [...]

Lots of Blue for Christi Belcourt’s “The Mystery of Water”

Lots of Blue for Christi Belcourt’s “The Mystery of Water”

Hello, and welcome to Style Imitating Art’s “Reveal Monday”. Today is the day that the hosts, unveil our interpretations of the chosen artwork. What Is Style Imitating Art? Style Imitating Art is hosted by Salazar of 14 Shades of Grey, Shelbee of Shelbee on the Edge, and me. Style Imitating Art challenges us to draw [...]

Lace and Vintage Perry Ellis Scarf for “The Thousand Quilt” by Elizabeth Shippen Green

Lace and Vintage Perry Ellis Scarf for “The Thousand Quilt” by Elizabeth Shippen Green

Hello, and welcome to Style Imitating Art’s “Reveal Monday”. Today is the day that the hosts, unveil our interpretations of the chosen artwork. What Is Style Imitating Art? Style Imitating Art is hosted by Salazar of 14 Shades of Grey, Shelbee of Shelbee on the Edge, and me. Style Imitating Art challenges us to draw [...]

Spinning a Yarn-New Matching Mitts and Socks

Spinning a Yarn-New Matching Mitts and Socks

Hello! Today I have something rare, a knitting post. Although I love knitting and for years exclusively knitted, the return to sewing has impacted how often I get back to my knitting needles. Recently, I've been working on a pair of socks and mitts and finally have them finished. I used store-bought yarn because, although [...]