Archive for the ‘Patterns’ Category

Two-day dressmaking workshop: 28-29 July

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Two-day dressmaking workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday 28 & 29 July, catering for all levels. We will teach you how to use a sewing machine, take correct body measurements, interpret patterns, lay out and cut patterns, pin and sew the garment and alter to fit. Sewing machines are supplied or bring your own. Includes light lunch!

Contact Maria at mariakarintapper@gmail.com or 087 769 0873.

Dressmaking workshop

Dressmaking workshop

 

Some Artesano Alpaca Silk 4ply Patterns

Thursday, May 8th, 2014
Portia

Portia

Belinda

Belinda

I think these are the nicest patterns I’ve seen in a long time………..

These two patterns plus another four come in an Artesano pattern book for only e5.99 or the patterns can be bought singly.

 

Alpaca Silk 4 ply

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
Alpaca Silk 4ply

Alpaca Silk 4ply

Just arrived this morning, this new Artesano alpaca silk 4 ply comes in the most beautiful and subtle colours.  The pattern books to go with it have the best Artesano patterns that I have seen so far!

 

DROPS Bikinis. Yes really.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011
DROPS Bikini

DROPS Bikini

Have a look at them here:

http://www.garnstudio.com/inspirations.php?lang=en&id=32

Echo Beach Stole

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

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This is Kieran Foley’s Echo Beach pattern from Knitlab

A fabulous knit and the result is even better than I expected and I’ve just cast on another one.