a misunderstanding and a sneak peak

Friday, April 5th, 2013

You see there, where it says yardage? And there are four numbers and a comma. In English that means there are 138.2 yards. Not 1,382 yards. Mis-reading this means you have to make a second trip to the yarn store to complete your projects. This is a sneak peak of the project I’m working on […]

Look what I can do

Sunday, January 29th, 2012

I made something I pinned on pinterest! (I actually make/cook/try many of the things I pin.) (Also please excuse the blurry phone pics.) I made this headband out of old t-shirt scraps, following the directions I found here. (You might ask why I have old t-shirt scraps laying around, and the answer is because a […]

yarn and sticks

Friday, January 15th, 2010

So one of the items on my life to-do list is to teach myself to knit. I know what you’re thinking: “But clare, crocheters and knitters just aren’t friends.” “Why would you want to use two sticks to make rows, when one hook can make lace and flowers?” “Why do you choose hobbies that will […]

Argyle! Crochet! Sweatervests! oh my

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Finally, the crochet project I have been working on for the past 3 months is complete. And I’d say it turned out pretty hott. Although it’s the same shape as all the sweater vests I made while in TZ, it took much longer because of the color pattern. I had to completely develop the pattern […]