The shop is open for custom crochet hook orders! Hooray! I decided to try something completely new this time, and offer only one pattern, but offer it in multiple colors. Allow me to present Polka Dots! What can I say? It seemed appropriate somehow… I am excited to be switching gears a little bit this […]Read More: Polka Dot Crochet Hooks!
So, I went and pulled a muscle in my neck. There’s one day of claying out the window. Still hoping to have it all set up by Sunday, though, even if it means using some patterns I already made some time ago. I’m enjoying the use of Neil’s rice pillow. The extreme heat on my […]Read More: Weekend Favorites
I have to admit, I thought I’d have a big pile of potential handle designs to show you by now, but I haven’t been nearly as prolific as I’d have liked to be. In fact, all I’ve managed to do is come up with a simple way to make a polka dot cane, rejected that […]Read More: Polka dots and chevron stripes
I’m getting ready to re-open the Handmades Shop for custom orders. Today, that meant sweeping up some of the virtual cobwebs and updating the stock on the shelves. I concentrated mostly on the Crochet Hook section. Remember that handful of hooks I made at the Clayathon back in January? Well, I finally photographed them properly […]Read More: Almost time…
Today we are going to take your mostly-finished blanket and begin squaring-off the sides. I’ll be honest. This is the part of the project that really excited me the most when Boring Office Guy and I were first exploring the idea of making him a hexagon blanket. Most of the googling I did turned up […]Read More: How to crochet a half hexagon
Ah, Friday! I’m enjoying this little Friday image-and-link-sharing tradition. We can call it a tradition now that we’ve done it eight times, can’t we? I think so. On Flickr 1. Untitled, 2. home, 3. folk art coin purse, 4. DSC_0026, 5. Crocheted and felted tiny heart., 6. Slowly coming along, 7. Untitled, 8. Mini vintage […]Read More: Weekend Favorites