Other than finishing my exciting new napa cardigan (I'm down to the sleeves now, guys!!), I'm making a set of bobble stitch cotton dishcloths for my mother-in-law this week. Her heart is with the ocean, so blue bobble stitch seems the perfect thing for her! What about you, friends? What are you working on this… Continue reading What I’m working on: lovely blue bobble stitch dish cloths
Guys! Guys! It's starting to look cardigan shaped! This is going to be sooooo worth it! Have a great Wednesday, everyone! Be happy, healthy, and safe 🙂 Maddy
Because sometimes, no matter how eager you are to complete your pretty new belted cardigan, your adorable little dude needs a new pair of mittens. Among the many great reasons to crochet? On-demand winter accessories for your rambunctious, snow-loving little guy. At the age of 5, he loves having a mommy who makes things. One… Continue reading What I’m working on this week: little yellow mittens!
I'm usually pretty excited about whatever I'm working on at any given time, but I'm extra excited about this one: See this lovely, slightly dog-hair-covered rectangle of dark blue goodness? This is the project I'm working on from all that lovely Caron yarn I got on sale a week or so back, and in a… Continue reading What I’m working on: a super comfy belted Napa cardigan!
How do you show your favourite people that you love them? I've read that there are a lot of "styles" for how you demonstrate love: speech, gifts, public displays... well, I think I do a little of all those things, actually. I'm a super affectionate person. But the chief way I demonstrate my love is… Continue reading What I’m working on this week: amazing socks for my favourite lady
Do you know the term "stash buster"? I think it's a term that goes across most fabric crafts, be it crochet or knitting or sewing or embroidery or probably a hundred other crafts that I'm not thinking of right now. You see, when you spend enough time doing things that involve using fabrics or yarns… Continue reading What I’m working on this week: your guess is as good as mine! Ongoing stash-busting project
Okay, so I'm cheating a little here because I actually finished this project earlier in the week, but I'm really proud of it and it's adorable, and that project was... ... the cutest prickly pear(ish) cactus you've ever seen! This adorable little cactus was my first real try at amigurumi (and a meshing of several… Continue reading What I’m working on this week – the cutest little cactus ever!