Introducing the Campfire Blanket: a new crochet pattern! This hexagon blanket features a fiery color scheme, has straight sides, and a ripple top and bottom. It features several shades of each color in order to get a random, scrappy look. The pattern is fully illustrated and available for download now.Read More: New Year, New Project?
This weekend though Cyber Monday, I’m happy to share that all handmade items in the shop are 25% OFF if you use the coupon code STOCKING2020Read More: Stocking Stuffer Sale!
Wearing a mask is one concrete thing that we can all do to help protect our neighbors, friends, and strangers from germs we may not even know we have! If you are in the market for a handmade double-layer cotton face mask with designer prints on the front and cozy flannel on the back, you know where to find me.Read More: Face Coverings in Designer Prints
I’m back from Clayathon 2020, and I have a box of goodies to show and tell. Some of this things are available now in the shop, too, if something catches your eye…Read More: Clayathon 2020 Show and Tell
This was a fun knit, which brightened up my January a little bit, and showed how versatile the Weekend Sweater pattern is.Read More: Weekend Sweater in Bold Colors
Wherein I show-and-tell a couple of cardigans and tell you about my new knitting pattern.Read More: Introducing the Fireside Cardigan
I recently identified a few pain points in the ordering process, and set about to eliminate them. From additional payment methods, to pretty little pattern swatches, Polka Dot Cottage shopping has gotten better!Read More: 4 Reasons Why Polka Dot Cottage is Better Now
Taryn is a textured worsted weight shawl, knit in four colors, each with its own stitch pattern (Garter, Alternating Welted Leaf, Irish Moss, and Stockinette). It works up in an asymmetrical triangle shapeRead More: Introducing Taryn
For me, half the fun of photography is in transforming a dull, straight-out-of-the-camera (SOOC) photo into something with some oomph! This is especially true since I started shooting in RAW four years ago. Photoshop Actions and Lightroom Presets are essential to my editing flow, and they save me so much time. I decided it was about time I share!Read More: Photoshop Actions and Lightroom Presets
When you work in someone else’s office building, there is, naturally, a limit to what you can do. You can’t paint the walls a cheery bright aqua, drag your desk over to the window, or switch out the florescent lights for cozy desk lamps, unfortunately. But if you are lucky to have your own desk area, especially if it has a couple of (half) walls, there are things you can do to make the space less cookie-cutter.Read More: 8 Ways to Make Your Cubicle Less Boring