Category Archives: sweater

Busy Busy Busy!

I know I haven’t done a real update in weeks…sorry.  I’ve been up to my eyeballs in Astronomy, Environmental Health, and Biology… my university courses for this semester.  Papers, tests, and now midterms. Ugh! I have managed to get a … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Sweater

Totally Kids Times wrote a sweet little piece titled Yesterday’s Sweater which showcased items made from upcycled sweaters!   I’m very honored that they included a couple of my hats!  Thanks Totally Kids Times! I wanted to share a How To … Continue reading

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The Week in Wool – 5

Not much wool this week, I’ve been crocheting like mad though. I did finished a little stuffed bunny made from upcycled cashmere and one purple cashmere hat. I think she has the sweetest little face. :)  She’s made from the … Continue reading

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The Week in Wool

This is what I’ve made this week from upcycled wool and cashmere sweaters….mostly hats, and one lone owl. 3 newborn sized gnome / pixie hats… All made from 100% lambswool.  I was destined to spend the rest of the week … Continue reading

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More Pointy Hats!

I finished up a couple more upcycled sweater hats over the weekend! I’m not really a pink person, but this pink stripe really spoke to me. I think it would be perfect for Valentine’s Day or spring pictures in a … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Sweater Shoulder Refashion

Last spring our Mom’s Club did a clothing swap.  I got this great little cotton sweater with white moose on if for Little Bit for this winter.  I thought it was perfect!  Then I put it on him today and … Continue reading

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Garden Gnome and Lamkins

The weather has turned a bit colder here in the past week and the sun goes down noticeably sooner.  Little Bit’s after dinner romp in the garden therefor requires a hat of course!  Here are just a few pictures of … Continue reading

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