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The Ultimate Christmas Sweater: Yippee Ki-Yay!!

For the past couple of years I’ve been planning to make a Christmas sweater for the boy featuring the main character from his favourite Christmas movie: Die Hard. (Die Hard is totally a Christmas movie btw, it’s set during an office Christmas party!) Anyway, I decided this year was the THE year. I found a… Continue reading The Ultimate Christmas Sweater: Yippee Ki-Yay!!

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Not Your Boyfriend’s Sweater

I’m so excited about this…it’s my first jumper that I can wear in public!  My first jumper was appalling, embarrassing even – the style of jumper I made was separate front and back panels and sleeves to be sewn together.  Some how I managed to knit the back panel SO loosely, but the tension for… Continue reading Not Your Boyfriend’s Sweater