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 →
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 didn't have a lot of time for handmade gifts this year with the full time job and all. Somehow I managed to make more than I thought I would. Here are a few of my favorite handmade gifts from Christmas this year. A zombie hobo for a friend with a fondness for hobos and... Continue Reading →
I don't have much time to post these days as I scramble to finish up my thesis. Here are a couple of hats that I finished recently. I work on the accessories when I get frustrated with the actual garments...
Lately it has felt as though I have been treading water. Working a lot, but not really getting anywhere. I will work on a project and then get to a point where I need to stop and wait for supplies or just think about how to proceed. It becomes really frustrating to work this hard... Continue Reading →
I crocheted these little tiny skulls a year or so ago and I'm still trying to pin down what I want to do with them. I would like to see them on a necklace but just haven't come up with perfect method or materials. Maybe a patchwork vintage chain. I need to figure out a... Continue Reading →
I have been interested in trying some 'Scrumbling', or free form knitting and crochet, for some time but had not come up with a project that wouldn't come out too artsy. Recently I was inspired by my amazingly talented friend Milan ( I will try to add a link to her work) to try this... Continue Reading →