Like every knitter out there I seem to accumulate small amounts of left over fingering weight yarns from sock projects. Often I can’t part with my leftovers as I simply LOVE the yarn. But what do you do with them? I’ve displayed mine in antique glass vases for a number of years until I break… More What To Do With Leftovers
I’m enjoying a week of vacation and it’s so nice just to be able to stay home for a change. There’s been a few things I’ve been wanting to do around the house and today was perfect for me to get those projects done. One was to finish up organizing my craft room. A few… More Organizing!
I’ve been smitten pretty hard by crochet this summer and while my knitting has suffered greatly, I must admit I’m having fun! I’m trying yarns I wouldn’t have necessarily tried for knitted projects, which has been interesting. I have found I never liked projects that called for lace weight or light fingering as it took… More Sunday Happenings: The Continuance of Crochet
I can’t believe I’ve finished another project, but I have! I started my Spanish Moss a month ago and Wednesday I finished it!!! I really love it, especially the color, it’s my favorite. After blocking it seemed to come alive and has a lovely drape. Pattern: Spanish Moss by Yumiko Alexander – this is a very… More FO Friday: Spanish Moss
I’ve had the urge to cast on and hook many projects this week. Even though I’ve managed to control myself a wee bit, I did cast on a new project, the Cowgirl Cowl designed by the lovely Pam Powers. This design is created in one piece, worked from top to bottom in a “kerchief” style with… More Sunday Happenings: A New Project On the Needles
So all of you know I really love drawing Zentangles, ZIAs (Zentangle Inspired Art) and Doodles. I like to share and have decided that on Fridays I will share what I’ve drawn and share links to artist that inspire me to keep drawing. My three pieces have been drawn on Zentangle Tiles that measure 2 1/2″ by 3… More Friday Tangles