Carrie Cardigan

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The comfy cozy sewing continues! This is the Carrie Cardigan by Delia Creates, which is part of Indiesew’s fall/winter collection. I’ve followed Delia Creates for a while now, but never made any of her patterns. As it turns out, I am actually good friends with her brother-in-law, which I found out after having followed her blog for a while.
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Pink Jenna Cardi

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As the weather starts to cool, I like to continue to wear my favorite dresses, but layer them up with cardigans and tights. It’s not quite tights weather yet, but it is time to break out the cardigans!

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Black and White Polka Dotted Jenna Cardi

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This is my first make for myself in 2016! I’ve made a few cardigans before (see here, here, and here), but this one is a different style. The Jenna Cardi is a nice complement to the Julia Cardigan already in my pattern. My two Julia cardigans are more casual and flowy,  whereas this style is more traditional. I tend to wear the Jenna cardigans with jeans and pants, but I thought this cardigan would be more appropriate for dresses and higher-waisted skirts, which I tend to wear more often. Continue reading

Pretty in Pink Julia Cardigan

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I first pinned the Julia Cardigan on Pinterest months ago.  I’d seen it around Pinterest and the blogosphere, specifically on Scruffy Badger, and Notes From A Mad Housewife, among other places, and knew that I wanted to make my own. It seems like such a useful item to have, a wardrobe staple if you will.  I wear a sweater of some sort almost every day.  Being cold indoors is the worst. I prefer to be at a nice warm nap temperature.

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