Knitting Beginner with We Are Knitters

Hello DIYers,

A while ago, we had to opportunity to try the knitting kits from We Are Knitters. [Note: the company contacted us to try their products. As we were very happy, we decided to talk about it here (there was no deal with We Are Knitters, we could just have both a knitting kits if we wanted to).]
Marine and I both got a beginner kit in our hands and we reacted very differently to it. Marine tried but didn’t commit to it (she had to do different kind of stitches and what was supposed to be easy became complicated) when I enjoyed it (well, I had only one kind of stitches…). After many evenings knitting, I finally got something…

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Creative Sunday #17 – Winter time

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Hello Creative Sunday lovers,

Right before the Christmas crazyness (a.k.a. end of November), we organized a winter edition. This time, we were at Bon Jour, a beautiful coworking space in Ixelles.Bon Jour (“Good Day” in French) is welcoming and charming. The perfect place to be all year long but especially when days get shorter and shorter. The main room has a very large table to welcome everyone and a great mezzanine on the top, that’s where we placed the beauty workshop. The D.I.Y. workshop was in the basement, in a cosy room with a nice atmosphere, just like everywhere at Bon Jour. The cooking workshop was in another room with large windows showing the street. Now that the scene is set, let’s see it in details…

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Our Version of the Kimono of Love by Make My Lemonade

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Hey hey D.I.Y. lovers,

This Summer, all our attention was focused on one of us’ wedding: Marine as the bridesmaid and I (Anne-Laure) as the bride. Who says “wedding” within the HowTo team means D.I.Y. So I spent a few a lot of hours glueing, sewing, writing, etc. Among all of my projects, one took a little bit more time: I had decided to make my own bride’s robe on the basis of the “Kimono de l’amour” by Make My Lemonade

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