Tag: handmade wardrobe

  • Focus on Wardrobe to Make a Winning Knit

    Focus on Wardrobe to Make a Winning Knit

    In the past, I’ve struggled with matching my knitting desires up with what I actually wear. I’ve made a lot of progress since then, and here’s how I plan a project using my current wardrobe to guide me. If starting with a pattern (or design idea as is usually my case), I first consider the […]

  • How to Stretch Your Style Comfort Zone

    How to Stretch Your Style Comfort Zone

    Every so often I get comments saying, “I wish I could wear ___.” Sometime it’s lipstick. Sometimes it’s dresses. Sometimes it’s bright colors. On one hand I feel like if you want to wear something, wear it! On the other hand I know that it can be hard to make the leap from admiring something […]

  • Deciding What to DIY

    Deciding What to DIY

    When it comes to wardrobe gaps, it’s often easy to figure out why they exist. I’m always short on nice looking neutral colored cardigans because I don’t knit them very often and wear them to death when I do. I currently have too few dresses with pockets, but that’s because I only really started finding […]

  • Wardrobe and Project Planning

    Wardrobe and Project Planning

    Spring is here, which for some means spring cleaning, but for me it leads to a renewed interest in my wardrobe! I sew more in the spring and summer, and now is when I try to start planning what I’m going to make. I fully admit that I don’t always follow through, but I still […]