Wise Craft | Polka Dot Cottage

Archive for wise craft

Morning Coffee with Blair Stocker

Morning Coffee With Blair Stocker, at Polka Dot Cottage

In this installment of Morning Coffee, we chat with Blair Stocker about her blog, Wise Craft. It’ll be fun. You should join us.

continue reading "Morning Coffee with Blair Stocker"

Of rice pillows and surgeries

10 ricepillow 02

One of the secret Christmas crafts I made was a rice pillow. Well, actually three rice pillows. I followed Blair’s tutorial, which was terrific, but I made a few changes. For one, I didn’t bother closing up the pillowcase. I didn’t have a problem with the end being open, and I couldn’t bring myself to […]

continue reading "Of rice pillows and surgeries"

Two more weeks down

28 gss 01

I finished weeks 9 and 11 (there was no 10) for the Granny Square Sampler. I really, really love these week 9 dimensional flowers. I will admit that I only half-read the instructions while catching up on an old White Collar episode, and so I did them kind of wrong. I realized my mistake after […]

continue reading "Two more weeks down"

Dusting off the sampler

15 gss 01

I took a break from the granny square sampler while I worked on my shawl, and it is so nice to be getting back to it! I really enjoy small projects more than big ones, and while technically a blanket is a big project, it hasn’t felt that way while it’s being divvied up into […]

continue reading "Dusting off the sampler"

A side track

granny square sampler in progress

I have been living and breathing Polka Dot Creations for the last two weeks. When I am not packing and shipping orders, I’m re-counting inventory, or processing orders.  One some level it’s quite amusing to me that in order to be able to stop doing these things that bring me little joy, I need to […]

continue reading "A side track"
featured sponsors!
ad swap friends
trusted affiliates


RSS  Email  Download the Android App  Kindle + Facebook  Twitter  Google Plus  Flickr Tumblr deviantART  Ravelry  Pinterest  YouTube Pandora  LastFM

Site design and contents copyright 2005-2014 by Lisa Clarke.