15 July 2012

Sheer Delight


I haven't really done much over the summer, just gotten addicted to knitting. I'm currently knitting a jumper, which I first despised, but now I'm growing to love.

in progress jumper

The colours and stripes are so weird...

bow and letter

replying and sending letters :)

skirt

sewing, I think I need a trip to a fashion show, or to a new city with lots of shopping centres for inspiration I've lost my mojo for sewing.

Sailor Stockings

Mr Nice Guy got me some nice stockings too, I'm just thinking how to co-ordinate them now :) Thank you Mr Nice Guy =^_^= 

photos from google images

I wanna knit alot more jumpers, but the current one has been such a bitch to knit! I knitting it on the wrong needles, then the wrong tension, and then the yarn kept breaking :(, hopefully I'll have it finished very soon though.

Also ran 6miles/9.5km with Mr Nice Guy yesterday ^_^

How far have you ran before?
sorry I haven't had a chance to catch up on everyone's blogs yet too!


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52 comments:

Liz said...

It's rather warm for knitting isn't it? xD

Also - congratulations on running so much! It sounds amazing!

Shou said...

wow congrats on running so much*-* really great^^ I hate running so I never do it and I also never run very far -.-;;;
your knitting is so awsome*-*

OtherMix said...

Wow, that's a long run! D: I have no idea how fare I've ran.. Does skating count too? hahaha :3

Alexandriaweb said...

I really like the colours of the jumper :D
The stockings and the skirt are fabulous too :D

Thanh Thao said...

Oh I see my letter XDDD

I hate running so I haven't come too far!! But now with my new work I feel like I walk millions of miles each day! :)

Lisa said...

OMGGGGGGGGGGGGG those stalkings are so cute!! the bow and jumper are soooo cute i love the colors of the jumper it's so intricate!

Addie said...

That skirt you are making is cute! And the stockings are adorable <3 I'd love to see them in an outfit~

The most I've ran is 10km nonstop, but it was a light jog :/

Joyce said...

lol cute stockings! very cosplay~ wow 6 miles! i think the most i run is 1 mile lol, i love exercising but i still have my limits!

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MagicMagpie said...

What awesome tights, I love them.

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prancing bee said...

Cool stockings!
You're so in shape! I can never run that much x_x

Golden Cheer Grahams said...

Is bow is so sweet !
And I love that skirt !

Francesca Romana Capizzi said...

I am not a fan of running....I love those sailor stockings!!

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Love the skull skirt !!


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Sam said...

Hiya doll, how have you been? Its so great that you're skilled in knitting. Love the sailor stockings, so cute!

two birds said...

wow, i am impressed. that jumper is cool, i like the stripes! and those tights are so cute, too. what a nice gift!

Danny said...

I wish I know how to knit :(
I'm not really fan of running, I'm too lazy!

Beth K said...

omg, the ribbon is so cute, ah!!!!

Audrey (hkittygirl) said...

Super impressed that you ran 6 miles! The most I've run is 2 miles and I cheated a bit on the run. .__.

Also, your stationary is very cute! ^^

Allison said...

OMG those sailor stockings are amazing & I love Rilakumma!!!
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sleepandwater said...

Those stockings are really cute! :) Wow, 9.5kms! That's awesome. I probably could only run 9.5 metres, lol :p

Hilary said...

Wow, so cool! I can't knit at all. xD
O: 9km? I think I've only ever run 2km. And that was when I was in primary school haha.

Mitha Komala said...

your boyfriend and you are too sweet! i love that skull skirt and sailor stocking, those must look lovely on you =) xx

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Piperita Patty said...

Oooh the stockings are awesome *O*
I can't run for long, I have little breath and I don't smoke!

Molly ♥ said...

Loving those stocking, they are so cute.
I can't wait to see the finished jumper !

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Marleen said...

I don't have the patience for knitting, but I really love knitted sweaters!

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MayClover said...

Like the skirt ^^

Carmen Ri said...

The jumper looks lovely, I love all the colours in it! The stockings your bf got you are too cute :)

I am so utterly hopeless at running! I recently tried with my bf, wasn't so bad but we probably only ran about a mile aha.

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Izumi Bogen said...

that skirt is so kawaii!


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Robots in Trouble said...

ahhhh so many cute things over here! i can't handle it! lol also, i just want to thank you for stopping by and leaving a comment on my blog about color blocking. i hope that you have a creative monday!

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Dark Blue Stripes said...

Love the sailor stockings. Super cool.

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Shop N' Chomp said...

Omg those stockings are so AWESOME! I think the farthest I've ever ran was one mile for school...lol.

FashionGeek said...

love the leggings,! wow factor!
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Meri and Anni said...

Sailor Stockings! How lovely is those! *o* <3
I've ever run so faw away, but it would be nice :) Maybe someday I will!!

Ice Pandora said...

I'm crocheting bunnies
:P And cute stocking
Mr Right got for you!

And the knitting, you
can do it! c:

Wow 9,5 km! That's mad!
I only walked 10km+ so
far haha..

xx

Gems - Fashion Well Done said...

I am loving those stockings - totally cutey pie perfection!

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Winnie said...

Those tights are awesome. I also really wish I could knit...

Xixia said...

Hello! I just found your blog, and I think it's really cute. :)
Anyways, your knitting skills seem awesome! Did you knit that mint bow? It's adorable. ^^
And ahh I think the farthest I've ever run is about 6 miles as well. yayyy for staying in shape!
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Mari said...

Knitting sounds so complicated >_<
I hope you get your sewing mojo back soon!

Komachi said...

Die farblichen Abstufungen bei deinem Jumper müssen doch auch höllisch schwer gewesen sein, oder? O_O Sieht aber bisher schon echt toll aus! Bin auf das fertige Werk gespannt :)

Respekt für deinen Ehrgeiz beim Marathon! Bei dem Wetter im Moment hab ich nicht mal überhaupt das mojo zu joggen und du wirst sicherlich dauernd trainieren müssen. Ehrlich, respekt! :)

Nava said...

Great post! I love it! ^^ You have such an inspiring blog, mind to follow each other? :)

Oh to Be a Muse said...

I think that skull skirt is going to look really great, and I also like the anchor leggings.

Maybe you should take a trip to somewhere different to find some fashion/sewing inspiration.

Miki's scrapbook said...

Hi, Grace! :P LOVE those sailor tights! And you guys are great runners! 9.5km, wow!!! I can only do up to 4km in an hour, boo!

I wanna see the finished jumper, love its colors!

Happy midweek, sweet Grace! ;D

Caroline Ergy Erg said...

I love that cat dress! I love the bow you knitted too, I've been meaning to learn to knit for agesss now :D
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q0q0 said...

I can't wait to see your knitted jumper, you are so talented ^^

wow the sailor stockings from Mr Nice Guy is so cute!! <3

Small Kucing said...

LOL am very bad at knitting too.

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Nice! :)

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Saving Capulet said...

omigooosh i love your sailor tights, cant wait to see your coord wearing those, gah and that's so nice of your boyfie!! <3 i would love to run someday, maybe on the beach, early morning <3 I need to do something with my flabs D:

Burn That Dress said...

Glad to see I'm not the only person to pick up knitting in the hot summer months. It'll be exciting to see your final knit jumper when it's all finished!

Emy said...

So many cute items *~* hehe I spy a cute bow too~

kakuidori said...

i really would love to see your place one day - loaded with cute stuff and awesome!

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