A stitch a day…

Invitation! June 3, 2009

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WWKiP Day 2009 Press Kit


Birthdayboy, close your eyes! April 19, 2009

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For Malia’s birthday boy, who is turning 7 tomorrow but is having a big party this afternoon, I made the following item (he requested pirate-stuff):


It’s a singlet from H&M. I copied a real pirateflag (Emmanuel Wynne’s) and painted it on a piece of linen. I outlined the paint with stitches with fosforised sewingthread, can you imagine how awesome that shirt will be if it’s suddenly getting dark?

Here’s a close-up.


I hope he likes it!


Dance with Somebody April 15, 2009

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Before being accused for not blogging often enough (like Malia was, haha) I just want to tell you I am still alive and crafting. But mainly designing stuff I cannot show you yet. But I will soon. Promise!

In the meantime, here’s a video. It’s not related to crafting, not at all.

It’s Mando Diao. Can’t get the song out of my head.


The result… March 20, 2009

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of a dyeing experiment:

Handspun 2-ply white merino (thickythinny) dyes with onionskins. Goldenbrown with a touch of orange (that totally depends of how you look at it)



Sheep Onion Soup March 18, 2009

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I just popped my first skein of handspun merino (2-ply) in a bath of onionskinsoup. I am not sure if or how this will work out, but it’s fun to experiment a little.

And now just wait…


1.5 hours waiting:

1.5 hours


Raha Scarf March 16, 2009

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Made the Raha Scarf from the latest book from Nancy Bush Knitted Lace of Estonia for Hennie. It was a fun pattern to knit and I love how it came out after blocking.

The yarn is GGH Merino Soft, Color 94 from Penelope Craft




And yes, it’s almost that day of the month again! March 5, 2009

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Hope to see you all next thursday in De Nieuwe Anita!