After planning my #makenine2019 I thought it would be interesting to look back at how many garments I have made in 2018. I was pleasantly surprised to find that I made ten!
Middle row: Faye jumper by Kim Hargreaves which I mostly knitted on honeymoon and love wearing with a shirt-dress. My wedding top which I must confess I’ve only worn once! And my first Scout Tee… which has now become nightwear because the colour doesn’t suit me.
Bottom row: Another Trapeze dress (which I’m planning to take in and make less “trapezey”), Alder shirt-dress which came out huge but was perfect during the heatwave and lovely with my Faye jumper. And finally my new denim circle skirt.
In addition to those pictured above – I also made a simple teal skirt in the same fabric as the Scout Tee with petal sleeves. It’s a bit underwhelming but maybe I’ll wear it in the summer!
And with help from friends, we made pom pom bunting, a pom pom stage backdrop and wedding candles.
AND… I managed to squeeze in a few new patterns!
Hexi Blanket pattern: £3.50 – buy now
Frank the Fox pattern: £3.50 – buy now
Frank the Fox Knit Kit: £18 – shop
Pom Scarf pattern: £2.50 – buy now
FREE Pom Scarf pattern when you buy six balls of Rooster Almerino DK – shop
Summer Tie pattern: £3.50 – buy now
Summer Tie Knit Kit: £10 – shop
This has been fun to write! Sometimes I’m so busy looking ahead that I forget to look back at what I’ve accomplished. 2018 has definitely been a good year for making and I’m feeling confident about my #makenine2019.