Tag: pattern grading

Fred’s monochrome sweater (Jón 91149 by Hulda Hákonardóttir)

Fred’s monochrome sweater (Jón 91149 by Hulda Hákonardóttir)

This sweater came into being the Sunday morning that I asked Fred, "If you would hypothetically like a sweater, what would you prefer?" I was at a stage where I enjoyed planning out projects, choosing the yarn, etc. Fred liked the sweater I had chosen and away I went! According to the Ravelry project page, … Continue reading Fred’s monochrome sweater (Jón 91149 by Hulda Hákonardóttir)

Rae skirt: the flowery viscose edition

Rae skirt: the flowery viscose edition

Inspired by the Swedish love of long, flowy dresses in the summer as well as my beloved Rae linen skirt, I decided to give a really light viscose fabric a try. I picked up 2.5 meters at a Saturday afternoon fieldtrip to the Sundbyberg Textilcentrum. I put this skirt on hold because I didn't want … Continue reading Rae skirt: the flowery viscose edition

Sewaholic Rae linen skirt: my first success!

Sewaholic Rae linen skirt: my first success!

After re-reading this post, I realize it's practically an ode to a skirt. A skirt! Then again, I really like this skirt. 🙂 When I first started sewing again last summer, the Curvy Sewing Collective was getting up and running and Sophie-Lee at the Curvy Collective did a review on the Rae skirt pattern from Sewaholic. On … Continue reading Sewaholic Rae linen skirt: my first success!