Japanese short rows to dip the neckline a little at the front.
Decreasing worked into the smocking stitch pattern.
Thinking about possible fastenings.
And today I visited my flat to pick up some things, including these buttons, my dad is doing an amazing job and I’m dreaming of how all the details are going to come together into something beautiful.
Right now everything is dusty and not yet ready to be shared, except for this pretty thing.
We have enjoyed seeing people's Joy mitts on Ravelry and Instagram and although the kits are nearly sold out now, it is a pattern that can be done in many different colours, depending on what flag/colour scheme you want to use.
We have made genderqueer, asexual, non-binary and pansexual flag charts.
Introducing the first in an ongoing series of guest posts. I'm honoured that we're beginning with this vital letter from Emi Ito.
Emi has been outspoken about the cultural appropriation of the kimono in fashion and has helped many makers and designers find a less hurtful approach to naming their patterns and products.