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2018 Eat.Sleep.Knit. Yarnathon!

It’s that time of year again!  Time for a new Yarnathon with the marketing geniuses at Eat.Sleep.Knit.  I like to take some time at the beginning of the year to summarize some of the new information and take a look at the new theme that has just been released.  The reason why I like to… Continue reading 2018 Eat.Sleep.Knit. Yarnathon!

Crochet · Design · Horses · Knitting · Pattern

Spack Craft Designs & Fly Bonnet Help

I receive many questions on my Fly Bonnet pattern on how to work some of the more confusing sections of the pattern.  Sometimes I think its because this might be a gateway project for some, looking to expand their skills or simply to make a bonnet for a horse-crazy friend or kid.  Up to this… Continue reading Spack Craft Designs & Fly Bonnet Help

Crafting · Crochet · Dogs · Finished Object · Knitting

Finished Object Friday – Carson Throw

This post has been 8 months in the making and I am so happy to be able to show off the final results (photo heavy post warning!).  I started knitting this throw as part of a knitalong (KAL) hosted by Eat.Sleep.Knit. (ESK) who put together some lovely colour co-ordinated kits.  I have been knitting this… Continue reading Finished Object Friday – Carson Throw

Crafting · Crochet · Design · Pattern

Crochet to the Rescue! (Free Bookmark Pattern)

Last week we arrived at the boat for our vacation and the first morning my husband pulls out his book and looked a little distressed.  Turns out that he forgot to bring a bookmark. Yarny wife to the rescue!  I pull out my hook roll that I packed (with only a few select tools as… Continue reading Crochet to the Rescue! (Free Bookmark Pattern)