New season McCalls plus size patterns
Finding pattern styles that are both flattering and available in plus sizes is always a challenge. I am always scraping through the new season pattern releases hoping for a gem. After looking through all of the major company’s offerings this year I am most impressed with McCalls, who are offering a great range of sizes […]
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Eat Sleep Knit is your hub for knitting & sewing pattern reviews, book reviews and articles about all things crafty! Get involved, get inspired and read about the latest in creative crafts.
About Eat Sleep Knit
Eat Sleep Knit started in January 2014 as the personal craft blog of Francesca Haselden, following projects and tutorials from a range of crafts, including knitting and sewing. Francesca is a crafter, web developer and writer for Toyota Home Sewing and Oekaki World.
I wanted to create something that was simple, easy to wear and without using too much brain power. I fell in love with Butterick 6185 the first time I saw it and really wanted to make the top with the double collar. It has a sweet vintage look but looks great with jeans and a […]
Review: Clone Your Clothes class
I’ve always wanted to visit Sew Over It, a sewing workshop centre and fabric shop with locations in Islington and Clapham. They offer tonnes of amazing classes from beautiful lace dress workshops to getting to know your overlocker. I decided to attend the Clone Your Clothes class with my Mum, to recreate our favourite knit […]
The Addi Express is a hand-crank knitting machine that’s proving really popular with knitters who want to produce items quickly. The Addi Express Kingsize allows you to knit tubes large enough for hats. Whilst the Addi Express standard size is perfect for tube socks and craft projects. I have both knitting machines and I love […]