Knitting and kimonos

Thrift shop doll

I am not sure what possessed me to pick Kimono for this prompt, other than I found the following Pattern of the Day, 2001 Butterick 6698.





Once I find the right material, I will attempt this pattern. 










Amazingly enough, in my AtoZ visits of the others that have linked up, I found a blogger whose focus is, yes, Kimonos!  Give this gal a shout-out at bokunokimono.blogspot.com.







Let's give a shout-out to knitting, a talent I have never seemed to master. Knitting health benefits are touted in this blog post of nytimes.com.

1966 BHG Stitchery and Crafts


Do you have any knitted kimonos?

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