Finished Projects

Jennifer Lauren Handmade Felicity Dress Pattern Review

Jennifer Lauren Handmade Felicity Dress Pattern Review

I purchased the Felicity dress pattern several years ago during a Black Friday sale. Iโ€™ve sewn up one version in a solid yellow mystery fabric from my stash but it has been extremely difficult to get good pictures of it. Something about all the yellow throws off the lighting of my camera.

This past week I finally made a second version and I love it even more than the first!

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October 2018 Make for MCBN - Deer and Doe Lupin Jacket Review

October 2018 Make for MCBN - Deer and Doe Lupin Jacket Review

I have finally tackled a jacket!! To be honest, I wasnโ€™t sure if this was something I would ever be that interested in trying. Outerwear, other than jersey cardigans, has always intimidated me. That is definitely one benefit of the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network. Once Iโ€™ve decided on a project, I am committed!

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Corbel Sweater | Finished Project

Corbel Sweater | Finished Project

I fully intended to write at least two more WIP posts for this sweater, but I ended up being sick for a week which threw off all of my plans. In the end I was just hurrying to try and get my Corbel done by the test knitting deadline. I nearly made it. I finished it two days late, but Claire was absolutely lovely and didnโ€™t put any extra pressure on me.

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Lofoten Sweater | Finished Project

Lofoten Sweater | Finished Project

I've knit several cardigans over the past few years since I became more serious about knitting, but never dared brave the world of pullovers.

And then I saw Emily's podcast where she was talking about this new sweater design she was working on. As soon as I clapped eyes on it, I fell madly in love! I couldn't get it out of my mind. I immediately volunteered for test knitting, and started scheming up different colorway combinations.

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