Author Archives: cheliamoose

Fibreshed knitalong: the middle

We had our second Knitalong meetup last weekend. We shared our progress and talked about local clothes. Continue reading

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My paper straw hat gets a ‘medical’ check up

My paper straw hat gets a workout every summer. Inevitably it ends up squished under someone’s bag, so I’ve been experimenting with cleaning and reshaping my hat to restore its good looks. Continue reading

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Fibreshed knitalong: swatching

A swatch is a mini experiment you run before starting a project. You make a hypothesis, knit up the swatch and then review your results. Continue reading

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Rocks, hard places and taking a leap

All years are big, but 2016 seems to have made a bigger impact on most than usual. Continue reading

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Fibreshed knitalong: the beginning

Participants have signed up, fibre is being spun or yarn has been purchased. The Melbourne Fibreshed knitalong has begun. Continue reading

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Wardrobe audit 2016

I love my capsule wardrobe, but does this restrict the variety of outfits I can put together? I tested the question by challenging myself to wear a different outfit every day for 100 days. Continue reading

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Fibreshed Knitalong

What small thing could I do to set the ball rolling towards more participation and community in the Melbourne Fibreshed? Solution: a Knitalong Continue reading

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