Author Archives: caroline

Time to Breathe

I always know when life becomes just a little too full when I stop posting here. Making sure that the numerous tasks and list items are being checked and completed has been the focus around the homestead lately and I’m … Continue reading

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Ahoy weekend

I have so many plans for the weekend ahead, I can hardly wait to get started. On the left is a super simple, I love it so much, shawl by a good Instagram friend in the Netherlands. Josh is just … Continue reading

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John, This One’s for You. xoxo

An ode to John Whose days were long Moving all the important stuff I work upon Credit I did not give To the one with whom I live And now my oversight I hope he will forgive IKEA shelves were … Continue reading

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Distraction

I combined my home office and sewing space into one area last weekend and made a new home for myself in one half of our living room. It’s really rather wonderful with large bright windows and shelves galore to pack … Continue reading

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Hanging with my Gang – The Fibre Friends Podcast ep.1

So, we started a podcast last week. And I’m still smiling over how much fun we had. It’s been a crazy few weeks – getting ready for this and opening the Etsy shop and figuring out all of the little … Continue reading

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testing testing 1 2 3

Back in February, I offered to help out pattern designer, Laura Gesin, by test knitting her cowl pattern. I finished it last week and it has now been released on Ravelry. You can find mine hereĀ and it has a link … Continue reading

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Pouch production

So – I was playing with some treasure pouch designs, these are the second prototype: I think they’re cute, but the amount of work and effort that went into them make them an unfeasible product to make and sell. I … Continue reading

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Fibre Friends

I am incredibly fortunate to have close friends who share a love of making as much as I do. It is also lucky we each bring our own favourite craft to the table. My friend Adrienne, is a dyer of … Continue reading

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PSA

Just a little reminder to myself and anyone else who might need it today. xo

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Success!

My first fish lips kiss heel construction was a success. It took a bit to get used to something completely new, but once underway it was easy. I’ve started the second sock and look forward to zooming down to the … Continue reading

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