Tag Archives: crafting

Speedbumps

(17 days) I’ve been trucking along. And while I’ve finished one project and started another, I’ve also run into a problem and had to modify plans a bit. Here’s my current status: That’s two sweaters, a baby blanket, three pairs … Continue reading

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Coming Down to it

I’ve been working on a lot of holiday crafting the last couple of weeks. Well, I’ve been working on it all year, but the last couple of weeks especially. This has been interrupted by a wave of babies, though. My … Continue reading

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Sometimes you just have to frog

So I’ve been working on this project for like three years, right? And it was beautiful. And at first I loved it. But then time passed, and I learned more about yarn and how different yarn behaves and I slowly … Continue reading

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Shades of Blue

So for Christmas this past year, I knit my mom a sweet hat. It had gradient stripes going between two shades of blue (her favorite color), and she loved it. Friends of hers have posted photos to facebook in which … Continue reading

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Quilt Time

Yesterday me, my friend and my girlfriend went to JoAnn Fabrics because my friend wanted to get some stuff for Christmas gifts. Well, when we got there, it turned out there was a crazy sale going on, so I decided … Continue reading

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One Down, Thirteen to Go!

I finished my Barley hat! (Modeled here by my lovely girlfriend.) This pattern is so, so easy. And it’s super well explained and all around really good. I’m really not sure how I feel about the pooling on this hat. … Continue reading

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WIP Update (Again)

Alright, y’all. I have a goal. I want to get all of my current WIPs off the needles (or hook, as case may be) and get all my needles (and hooks) reorganized. I’ve currently got 14 projects set up under … Continue reading

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