It’s cold. It’s gray. It’s dreary. And it isn’t over yet – not by a long shot. The thought of spending another two months in the dark, cold grip of winter has me turning to brightly colored wool and my button collection. Maybe I can’t be sipping exotic drinks by a tropical pool right now, […]Read More: Midwinter Fiesta
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- Tile Earrings $30.00
- Bangle Bracelets $20.00 – $42.00
- Barrettes $30.00
- Shawl Pins $30.00
- Focal Buttons $8.00 – $10.00
- Crochet Hooks $24.00
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- Stud Earrings $10.00 – $20.00
- Inlay Rings $24.00 – $32.00
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- TWiP: Making Things (2022)
It's been a creative week. I made some wash cloths for the kitchen, two new types of tools to keep in my shop, and scones from last summer's berry harvest
- Google Home Mini Cozy (2019)
A crocheted Google Home Mini cozy has the potential to muffle the sound, interfere with the microphone, and make it impossible to see the LEDs. In other words, it may cripple the device's ability to function as a smart speaker. I don't care about these things, though, and if you don't either, come and learn how to make a cozy for your own Mini.
- TWiP: I've been drinking again (2016)
This week I resurrected an old crochet project, experimented with ugly clay colors, and redesigned my handmades shop on a whim.
- A pressing need (2013)
You should have seen the state of the glass end table next to my favorite chair in the living
- March 19th: a photo essay (2013)
One of the great things about blogging is that it keeps valuable records for me. For
- Cupcakes for breakfast (2009)
I'm having one of those mornings where I can't seem to force myself to do anything worthwhile.
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