The cool fall air has me thinking about knitting and crochet projects. I had to put all of my personal projects on hold while I work through a grueling project deadline but next week I plan on having time to work with yarn no matter what. Every year I make myself a few new hats, can't... Continue Reading →
I made this little collage right before the Holidays and used it as the image for some postcards and tags for the holiday craft show I did. I also added part of it to my Etsy store as a new banner. This is my little set up at the craft show. My... Continue Reading →
This year I will have my little hand crafts that I can't help making available at the Yuletide craft show at 1305 Gallery on Main Street. Show starts on Final Friday, which also happens to be black Friday this year, and runs through the end of December.
I've been having so much fun working on my latest yarny project. Most of you know I'm undercover on these projects but I really needed to share these because I think they turned out so great... I have no idea how long they actually took to make. I worked on them in the evenings while... Continue Reading →
I have finally written out my instructions for the crochet turban that I have been making for several years. It was inspired by this great vintage pattern that I found in a box of old sewing things that was left behind in the first house I bought. It was such a beautiful and simple pattern... Continue Reading →
Right now I'm making collage rings that can double as pin cushions. I've been eyeing ring type pincushions for awhile and found some nice ones, but decided that I wanted one that could also be worn as jewelry. It's a sweet little (or not so little) way to show my love of yarn, old buttons... Continue Reading →
Crochet turbans are finally done! These deceptively tricky hats have taken me awhile to perfect but with the help of a friend who was willing to wear my first results I think I finally nailed it. These will be up on the Etsy site soon and I will be adding more items to the store... Continue Reading →