The last knit of 2022: Owligan, a super bulky cardigan sweater with cabled owls in the yoke. It was a fast and easy enough knit, but there was button drama.Read More: Owligan Show-and-Tell
TWiP: The Last Week of the Year
I can’t properly express how much it pleases me to be ending the year on a Friday. For TWiP purposes, all weeks end on Fridays, so when the end of a week corresponds with the end of the year, it just feels so neat and tidy. How nice for my 2021 photo and video projects not to extend awkwardly into the middle of another week! I’ve learned a few things this year, photographically speaking, and will tailor my 2022 project accordingly 🙂Read More: TWiP: The Last Week of the Year
Polymer Clay Buttons to Match Your Sweater
You don’t need to have polymer clay experience or an arsenal of tools at hand, to make a set of buttons that perfectly match your handknits. Read my tips and then watch the video to see how it’s done.Read More: Polymer Clay Buttons to Match Your Sweater
TWiP: Another Pandemic Christmas
Just like last year, we connected via video to watch everybody open their gifts from three different locations: the gathering at Mom’s house, my living room, and a quarantined bedroom. It wasn’t ideal, but I’m glad that we have the option of this type of alternate last-minute plan.Read More: TWiP: Another Pandemic Christmas
TWiP: October Feels
Warm drinks, handknits, mood lighting… it feels very Octoberish around here.Read More: TWiP: October Feels
New Designs for Spring!
I’m so excited to be able to share the Spring 2016 patterns with you today! Custom ordering is open, and you can apply these patterns to all of the crafting tools and jewelry I can make.Read More: New Designs for Spring!
May I take your order, please?
It’s time to get your custom-made seam rippers, crochet hooks, knitting loom tools, pens, buttons, and pendants! The window won’t stay open for long, so don’t delay 🙂Read More: May I take your order, please?
Salvaging the Rustic Buttons
So you have a set of polymer clay buttons that you love, but they’re not thick enough for your purposes. Use this method to build up the thickness of your old buttons (or any flat polymer tile).Read More: Salvaging the Rustic Buttons
Handmades Shop open for business!
The Handmades Shop, which has been under construction for the last few months, is updated and open for business! Get yer fancy stick pens, yer unique crochet hooks, and more 🙂Read More: Handmades Shop open for business!
You’ve twisted my arm, now it’s time!
I’m opening up the custom shop for one week, or until I get as many orders as I can realistically handle. Don’t miss it! 🙂Read More: You’ve twisted my arm, now it’s time!