Wednesday, 14 August 2019

ordered 2 female mannequin sock feet

To display handknitted socks for 3D modelling:






another pair of 4ply ankle socks nearly completed




2nd sock at toe shaping


Have lost count of how many socks I've knitted now since my first pair 16 April 2016:


I also made the cushion, knitted panel and sewed cord material on back. 

Tuesday, 13 August 2019

lined cotton drawstring bag, added drawstring & tab

Finished blue cotton drawstring bag last night, stitching sides together then lining with "liquorice allsorts" patterned polycotton material, plaiting drawstring and adding tab:







Ready for sending off as a gift 😊 didn't take long to make.

 

Monday, 12 August 2019

knitted bag with lining; a gift ...

Started knitting this wee drawstring bag yesterday, will line it later:

 
eyelet row for drawstring and border

found some nice lining material!

Friday, 9 August 2019

wee video tweet of knitting last evening, This Farming Life on TV ...





Thursday, 8 August 2019

Making a tartan purse at V&A Dundee Drop in & Stitch!

Yesterday, 7 August 2019, a free stitching session in the Dundee V&A with Jill Skulina, artist and designer:






Choosing tartan offcuts for pouch.



finished!




Wednesday, 7 August 2019