WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: SOOT SPRITES

WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: SOOT SPRITES

As I had fallen head over heels with My Neighbour Totoro I finally decided to watch Spirited Away, which was exactly what I needed, an incr...

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WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: FOX STOLE

WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: FOX STOLE

Todays knit follows on from yesterdays post on the children scarves I'd been making. As I was making for a younger client I wanted to re...

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WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: BADGER SCARF

WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: BADGER SCARF

Just as I was about to finish all my Christmas knits I accepted a last minute order to knit three children's scarves; a badger, a fox a...

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WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO

WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO

Now Christmas is over I can finally post about the knits I made my family and friends. Today is Totoro, from Studio Ghibli's My Neighbo...

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FEATURED: JUNIOR MAGAZINE JANUARY 2013

FEATURED: JUNIOR MAGAZINE JANUARY 2013

In November I had a call from a stylist  inquiring  about borrowing some of my knits for a shoot and I was fortunate enough to have a pie...

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WHAT YOU'VE BEEN KNITTING: UP AND AWAY

WHAT YOU'VE BEEN KNITTING: UP AND AWAY

After posting my photo of my small unpoppable balloon on instagram, followed by the pattern on here, my friend 'sleepytime21' said ...

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KNITTING PATTERN: UNPOPPABLE BALLOONS

KNITTING PATTERN: UNPOPPABLE BALLOONS

This is a super simple way to create cute little 2d balloons that will last forever! When casting on just leave a long tail for the balloons...

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WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: PAST KNITS MANNEQUINS, FLOWERS & BADGERS

WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: PAST KNITS MANNEQUINS, FLOWERS & BADGERS

As Christmas is approaching I have so many knits on the go, but am unable to post about them because that'll ruin the surprise, and the...

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WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: CEDRIC THE BULLDOG

WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: CEDRIC THE BULLDOG

For a while my friend had mentioned about making a knitted version of her bulldog Cedric. And after saying I was taking Christmas orders sh...

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WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: FOXES & BAUBLES

WHAT I'VE BEEN KNITTING: FOXES & BAUBLES

With Christmas approaching I wanted to knit some baubles to put on my etsy shop, it's still a little bare, and to keep me busy on my co...

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Inspiration and DIY - London

Inspiration and DIY - London

I've been spending a fair amount of my spare time in London, with some of my favourite people living there I've done a little ...

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Baroque

Baroque

What has recently caught my attention is the Baroque revival/influenced clothing for fall 2012. Seeing the return of luxury fabrics, emb...

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What I've Been Knitting - Adventure Time

What I've Been Knitting - Adventure Time

Like most people my age I watch ever so much Adventure Time. I had a google/instagram look around for people who had knitted vario...

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Wooly Hype

Wooly Hype

A few days ago I graduated. I received a 1st on my Commercial Photography degree. I've finally had my hair dyed grey, but I had to pu...

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1930s Knitted Hair Portrait

1930s Knitted Hair Portrait

Today I had my final shoot for my knitted hair portrait series. I asked Welly to model for me, a girl who I had met when helping out at a...

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Context

For both my projects I need to consider the commercial context. I have written about this in my sketch book, but wanted to blog about it to ...

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1940s Knitted Hair Portrait

1940s Knitted Hair Portrait

For my 1940s portrait I decided to go for an up do with the hair. I liked all my visual research with the curls on top, as I felt it was ...

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Bronson Caves

Bronson Caves

After my test shoot I wanted to find some more interesting inspiration images, I came across Brice Bischoff's B...

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