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Capsule wardrobe-ish

I was inspired by a great FB group I’m in (Capsule Wardrobe sew along), where someone linked to this. Very inspiring! So yesterday I made a spreadsheet with all my clothes. If I don’t count shoes and underwear/ swimwear/ stockings etc, I have 147 items (!), even though I have been donating like crazy the …

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More Halla slim Dolman

Ok, so I made another Halla, am wearing them with my Grreenstyle Chelsea pants – and this will be my last dolman post, as I can see that I will make A LOT more of these, also as short sleeved versions! Love this pattern! So, as I was leaving for an easter family thing today, …

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Halla slim dolman in sweatshirt knit

OK, new favourite pattern her – I sewed it up in this warm, waffled sweater knit from my stash, and I love this! I used the same size as for my lightweight jersey version, and probably could size down for the jersey ones. I am going to make tons of this! (Also, it is easter …

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Grey Halla slim dolman

This is a pattern that surprised me! I REALLY love this! I am still in the only-sewing-VERY-simple-stuff after my pants fitting disaster. I have tried Dolmans before but not with any luck, and ended up giving up on them. But yesterday I saw a picture of this, and downloaded the pattern – the slip silhouette …

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Knitting needle roll

I have been annoyed with the chaos of my knitting needles, and wanted to make one of these rolls. I had one my great grandmother made until recently, when it finally gave up, and since then my needles have been living in a drawer. Chaos! I measured the needles and the finally used this panther …

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Union St tee

OK, so I have been driving myself bonkers with the pants fitting, so I needed to do a stretch fabric project! I have made the Union St tee before, but had cut it waaaayyy too big. This time I used a size S at top, grading to between S and M at the hips. Judging …

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