In my creative space today, I spent the last day of my vacation crocheting squares at the beach. I’m cruising along on these, although it took way too long for me to memorize the pattern. Of course, now that I’m all relaxed and on a roll, it’s time to go home.
I started this little guy one day when I needed to cleanse my crochet palette. It’s just a simple ball. Something that will fit in a little hand and is safe for chewing. I blame this project on all of the cute little babies in my life. Maybe I’ll make a whack […]
Remember the sneak peek I shared of my doily project awhile back? Here it is completed and blocked.
I was really surprised how fast and easy this pattern worked up. It didn’t take long to get the hang of the small hook and working from a chart.
I’ve seen this book around the blogosphere, but nowhere nearby to take a closer look. I had to get it through interlibrary loan and it’s now on my wish list.
The book design isn’t the most spectacular. In fact, it looks a little dated. The content is pretty amazing, […]
I’ve been watching a lot of What Not to Wear lately. Stacey and Clinton have got me thinking about my refashioning. I need to start picking items that are both easy to alter and will look good on my body shape.
One thing they recommend for my shape is a pointy […]
In my creative space today I finished up the zippered book cover from last week. I snapped this pic before I sewed in the book flaps.*
They were a little tricky and if I make another one, I’d do them differently. They made my seams a little wonky. […]
Wow, just wow. Homemade granola tastes awesome. I adapted a recipe that my daughter brought home from Cooking Camp this summer. I need to do a little bit more fiddling with it to get the calorie count down, but this is definitely going to become a staple in our house. Right now […]
Ever since Amy posted a tutorial for fabric snack bags on her blog, I’ve been itching to make some. I took the photo after three were finished because I was losing daylight, but I made a total of nine. I easily got three bags out of a each fat quarter of […]