Syrah in Stripes

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As promised, here’s the first version of the Syrah skirt that I tested.  This was before the waistband was reworked.  See the bulk there at the sides?  That’s gone in the version you get when you purchase the pattern (through

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Photo Monday – Rhinebeck

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Now that we live not too far, every year, I force my family to go to the New York State Sheep and Wool festival.  Otherwise known as Rhinebeck.  I love it.  It’s wool (and sheep) everywhere.  It’s like paradise!  I

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Kids Clothes Week

It’s next week!  I love the theme but, after Project Run & Play, I’m all themed out.  So here was the plan: cape for souricette 2 denim skirt for souricette 1 2 tees for souricette 1 (1 white, 1 navy)

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Syrah

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Way back in…  May?  No, June.  I tested a maxi skirt pattern by Lauren of Selvage Designs.  Syrah.  Such a great name, isn’t it?  It just screams lazy Summer afternoon… Anyway, it was a great design.  The skirt itself has

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Photo Monday – The New Park

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There’s a new park at souricette 1’s school.  The old play structures were falling apart and were taken down during the Summer.  The new ones went up and the park opened at the beginning of last week.  It was the place

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Another Old One

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I’ve made myself exactly two things on my knitting machine.  One was for school.  This one I made before I got pregnant with souricette 2.  Yeah, I’m kind of slow with the sharing thing, huh? Before leaving Montreal, I ordered

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Project Run & Play : Signature Style

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I always plan my signature style outfit around my machine knit fabric.  Those items require so much time and effort (swatching! machine messing everything up! designing! problem solving! cutting! sewing!) that I tend not to work on them outside of

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