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Peggy Stuart's Blog Posts Tagged 'sewing' (8)

High Fiber—Working for Santa

Thanksgiving cut into my play time this past week. However, I was able to get this doll sweater finished. 

The pattern is "Very Easy Cardigan for American Girl or 18" Doll" by Ceci…


Added by Peggy Stuart on November 30, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

High Fiber—Out and About

Common Threads met at Wasatch & Wool on Thursday.

It was inspiring, sitting with our knitting while surrounded by lovely yarns of all types. Margaux provided us with some delicious munchies.

Lynda wore the hat she just finished:…


Added by Peggy Stuart on January 19, 2015 at 8:30am — 6 Comments

High Fiber—Dressing Ashley!

I’m away on vacation, and in the place of my usual blog, I’ve decided to give you a special treat.

When our 20-year-old granddaughter was little and we had just come back from living in Indonesia, I bought an…


Added by Peggy Stuart on August 5, 2013 at 8:30am — 24 Comments

High Fiber—Happy Hanukkah, Everyone!

Happy Hanukkah, everyone! Zachary and Daphne got to celebrate with "Bubbye" and "Zayde" by way of Skype. What would we do without Skype? 

When they come here, we will celebrate Christmas. Lucky kids, get to have Hanukkah and Christmas both!

Speaking of Christmas, I have…


Added by Peggy Stuart on December 10, 2012 at 8:30am — 45 Comments

High Fiber—Jumping the Rails

I had to take time out from the Dogwood Blossoms Cardigan this week to make pajamas for a pair of dolls:
The dolls are the Bitty Twins from American Girl. You can buy them a variety of races,…

Added by Peggy Stuart on December 3, 2012 at 8:30am — 10 Comments

High Fiber--Sarak's Visit Part 1

Sarak was with us for Valentine's Day:

Sarak, for people who don't listen to The Knit Wits Podcast (, is an aborted attempt by Carin (the Knit) to make a Christmas stocking for an acquaintance. Carin eventually made the stocking using other yarn, but this little piece of knitting history is now on tour, and currently with me in Park City, UT. The name was… Continue

Added by Peggy Stuart on February 21, 2011 at 8:00am — 26 Comments

High Fiber--Life Gets In the Way!

Real life got in the way of knitting and quilting this week, as sometimes happens.

Sunny and I needed to be recertified for Delta Society/Therapy Animals of Utah. We had to run through a series of tasks to see how we respond to things that might happen in a setting where we provide therapy. Actually, Sunny provides the therapy; I'm just the weight at the end of the leash. Well, I also keep the list of the rooms in the nursing home we need…


Added by Peggy Stuart on February 14, 2011 at 7:00am — 38 Comments

High Fiber--Sewing Surprise and Knitting with My Handspun

This week I finally put the sleeves and body of my La Boheme Cardigan together and started on the yoke pattern:

Here's a detail of the design, which I adapted from my friend Marianne's pattern. (You may remember Marianne from the photo I posted of the pullover that she converted to a cardigan by making…


Added by Peggy Stuart on January 10, 2011 at 7:02am — 73 Comments

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