14 février 2016

Sock it! / Trouver chaussette à son pied

Yay I did it! I finally used a knitting pattern in English!I've been willing to try it for quite some time, but never found the gut to actually do it. I was afraid it would make knitting stressful, when I knit only for my pleasure and because I find it very relaxing. But let's be honest, there are a lot more patterns in English than in French out there. So I finally took the jump with a sock pattern I found on Ravery, called My cup of tea socks. The pattern is very detailed and was easy to follow. I used the Malabrigo sock... [Lire la suite]
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04 février 2016

handmade headboard / tête de lit en palettes

After years of sleeping in an Ikea bed, we've decided enough was enough and finally bought a proper bed with a good mattress. But after having splurged for this luxury, there was no money left for a headboard. No problem! I did my research on Pinterest and found lovely DIY headboards that I was confident we could make. I showed my ideas to The Husband: there were mainly wooden headboards made with pallet wood or headboards covered with fabric. Of course I prefered the fabric ones and he chose a wooden one! Nevermind, I liked it too…We... [Lire la suite]
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