Some thoughts on gifting and being gifted hand crafted items.
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)
So this blog post has been marinating in my draft folder for a while as it is a really tough question to give a simple answer. Breaking it down simply is that I love to make things from practically nothing. I love the process of planning the project, considering my options and deciding ultimately on… Continue reading Why do you Craft?
In an effort to keep up with my startitis, I am hoping to run a series of Finished Object Friday’s, although it wont be every Friday I think – I tend to have many large projects on the go at any given time and they take a while to finish! Not quite off of the… Continue reading Finished Object Friday
World Wide Knit In Public Day is approaching! (WWKIP) While every day is a KIP day for me, just ask any of my friends or family – I am always working on some sort of project on the go, this is an event that is organized annually. If you follow the link above, you can… Continue reading Knitting in Public (KIP)
So it has been about a month since starting the Fly Bonnet CAL on Ravelry and I thought I would give a little update! It looks like we have several projects on the go or planned on the go! From the sounds of it, Magpie15 is the furthest along with just the trim to go. She… Continue reading Fly Bonnet CAL – Update
Good morning! I know I have shared my excitement over publishing my Fly Bonnet pattern and the fact that I have actually made a few sales! It is officially my most popular listing on my Etsy Shop. In honour of its newish release, I have decided to host a CAL (crochet along) on Ravelry. If… Continue reading Fly Bonnet Crochet Along