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by JuzaMum
Wed Sep 22, 2010 7:29 pm
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Funky chicken trousers - first patchwork
Replies: 11
Views: 2229

Funky chicken trousers - first patchwork

Hi ishers This is my first attempt at patchwork and the second pair of trousers I have made. My little boy seems to like them but his teenage brothers have asked me to never make them clothes! They are reversible as I thought they would be nicer lined - the other side has one red leg and one purple....
by JuzaMum
Wed Sep 22, 2010 7:18 pm
Forum: Practice and Deleted
Topic: piccy test...
Replies: 3
Views: 5883

Re: piccy test...

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by JuzaMum
Tue Sep 21, 2010 12:59 pm
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Easy toddler jumper please
Replies: 2
Views: 891

Re: Easy toddler jumper please

Thanks - that looks great - changing the colours is all it needs to be a boys jumper.
by JuzaMum
Tue Sep 21, 2010 8:58 am
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Easy toddler jumper please
Replies: 2
Views: 891

Easy toddler jumper please

Hi all I have managed to knit a scarf in garter stitch with big needles and using fluffy/hairy wool which seems to hide my mistakes. I would now like to try a jumper for my 2 year old son - again with big needles (for quick progress). Does anyone have a link to a suitable pattern for a knitting nump...
by JuzaMum
Mon Sep 20, 2010 5:51 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Hull :D
Replies: 14
Views: 1277

Re: Hello from Hull :D

Hi there from another newbie

:)

JuzaMum
by JuzaMum
Mon Sep 20, 2010 5:48 pm
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Finished Quilt top
Replies: 22
Views: 2821

Re: Finished Quilt top

Hi

I just wanted to say wow, that is a brilliant piece of patchwork. I have just completed my first piece (trousers for my little boy) and you have inspired me to try some more.

JuzaMum
by JuzaMum
Sun Sep 19, 2010 8:20 pm
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Homemade presents for Children.
Replies: 15
Views: 5043

Re: Homemade presents for Children.

Hi I have made an owl which my little boy likes from this site http://moonstitches.typepad.com/photos/tutowlrial/index.html I changed the card base to a plastic one made from a milk container so the owl is washable. Your children are luckily still at the easily pleased stage - my older boys (17 and ...
by JuzaMum
Sat Sep 18, 2010 8:44 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from a newbie
Replies: 10
Views: 1108

Hello from a newbie

Hi I live in sometimes sunny Bournemouth with my 3 sons (17, 14 and 2) and husband. I am trying to live the greener life. My caterpillar and slug farming seems to be going well :banghead: however I am learning. I made my first batch of homemade jam this year and have started making clothes for my yo...