Once upon a time, my great-grandmother crocheted a sweater for my mother. 50+ years later, we repurposed it into a lap blanket.Read More: Mom’s Sweater Blanket
WWYD with this damaged vintage afghan?
What would you do with this vintage crochet blanket? Would you repair the damage? Or repurpose it in a creative way?Read More: WWYD with this damaged vintage afghan?
All dressed up and noplace to go
I’ve been thinking a lot about pillowcase dresses. I’ve made two before, and enjoyed the process. My main problem is not having all that many little girls in my life to give them to. There’s always sewing for charity and for gifts, and I’ve done both, but there’s also the idea that maybe I could […]Read More: All dressed up and noplace to go
Drama out the window
About an hour ago, fire trucks started arriving and parking across the street. At last count, there were three trucks (from two different towns), a handful of police cars, a few ambulances, miscellaneous official town government cars including an “emergency management” vehicle, and a whole lot of men in uniforms wandering around the yard. Just […]Read More: Drama out the window