My first attempt at sewing a pinafore for Juni turned out okay. Wait and see if it fits! I used a Japanese needle cord with a flower pattern and cotton trimming. I was not able to find buttons to match so I made covered ones! It fits!
Another epic fabric trip jostling the crowds in Sampeng Lane! I had linen on my mind so that became my focus. I started at the Ratchawong Road intersection and meandered through Sampeng Lane and finished at the China World Mall. I used Jill’s map sampeng2012 as my guide even though I know my way around my favourite shops now! My first stop was The Fabric Centre #277. They have a great range of cotton fabric and everytime I visit I find something new! On the corner… Read more »
Pixie Crochet Hat Here is my second hat I’ve just finished! I used 100% Katia Merino Sport yarn. It was beautiful yarn to crochet and the hat feels so soft! I bought the pattern from Etsy HERE The pattern was easy to follow. I was shopping at Chatuchak Market (largest market in Bangkok) yesterday and found this shop that sells styrofoam balls to florists. So bought this cone shaped foam to help me size the hat. It is 16 inches in diameter… Read more »
Fox Hat Monday 19th January, 2015 I’ve been putting off my first blog! I was skyping with my daughter Becky tonight showing her my latest projects and said I should make a start. So here I am with the crochet fox hat for my granddaughter! My daughter in-law Janet loves hats with ears! She pinned this pattern on Pinterest so I repinned it and bought the yarn. I mangaed to find a good fox color in 100% wool.Here is the link to the… Read more »