FO: Tailcoat

Posted: November 09, 2015

FO: Tailcoat

So this is the main reason for our little soirée around Kirkstall Abbey yesterday: to get some pics of my Isis Tailcoat. It's a Purl Alpaca design - HERE on Ravelry, which I made to wear at a winter (on the Thames) wedding, and a ball the week after. You can see my Ravelry project page for it HERE if you should fancy having a nosey.        The yarn is Whitfell Chunky in Steel, which is HERE (with an automatic 10% off more than 500g). Actually the pattern is meant to be worked in DK on 6mm needles, but...


October's handmade wardrobe

Posted: November 04, 2015

October's handmade wardrobe

I thought I'd share some of the handmade wardrobe we used last month - after all, his is largely what it's all about, isn't it? Well, it is for me, although I enjoy most of the process of making things too. Without further ado...  Daydreamer Socks in Milburn 4ply (85% British BFL/15% silk) in Harevst Gold.    Chromium (by David) in Whitfell DK (100% baby alpaca) in Ebony, Steel (which is coming soon), and Natural.     Jen by Josée Paquin in Hayton 4ply (merino/cashmere/nylon)    And Tiny Shoots by Kate Heppell in Milburn 4ply in Rust (this top layers incredibly well...


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