Author Archives: Luus

About Luus

I'm a girl in my mid-twenties, living in the Netherlands. I like to do creative stuff and I read a lot.

MMM ’18 – 3

Lots of decisions made, projects finished and clothes worn. May 13: Winter graduation dress (another version) May 14: Blue plaid pants, grey sweater with leather May 15: Convocation/Wedding dress, white knit shrug May 16: Winter graduation dress (yet another one), … Continue reading

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Grey Scale Sweater

This project got started with the yarn. I saw three shades of grey that I thought would complement each other, so I bought them. In my library of Ravelry, I found a sweater that I liked the look of, the EazySqueezy … Continue reading

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Knit Bag

It was Mother’s Day yesterday, for the occasion I made a bag for my mum, I am not in any way shape or form expecting her to actually use it. It was a proof of concept experiment. My mother has … Continue reading

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MMM 18 – 2

So far so good in Me-Made-May 18. I developed a cold on the 3rd of May, leaving me only wanting to wear easy pants options that I already knew worked for wearing. So far, none of the options have been … Continue reading

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Striped Shorts

After sewing the Tantalus scarf, I started leafing through my pattern magazines and I spotted some shorts I thought looked cool. Burda 6/2009, shorts 120. I liked the idea of the vaguely paper bag looking waist and the ties on … Continue reading

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Red Birds and Foxes

A year ago, I added a piece of light coloured fabric with grey leaf-ish things and little deer, birds, squirrels and foxes to the stash. On the hunt for a project, I re-discovered this fabric and decided to finally make (at … Continue reading

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Fire Playsuit

I have had a piece of stretchy stuff with a sort of fire-ish pattern on it, hanging on a hanger in my sewing room for a seriously long while now. Finding a pattern for it had never worked out so … Continue reading

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