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Killing off a Curse

My last post was fermenting for about a month before I finally finished it off and exposed my WIP trauma to the world. I can report that while a few FOs have wended their torturous way (Raspberry Beret and a different Phoenix), a few WIPs still languish (the gloves and the quilt top). 442 more words


Old Dog, New Tricks

As I’ve mentioned in a few posts, I’ve picked up knitting (again). It was a rough start, but with the help of Stephanie Japel and her… 119 more words


A work in progress or a distraction?

Is there something in the water at the moment? I had grand plans for the Easter weekend. I was going to make the box pleat skirt out of the new Great British Sewing Bee book and a Sewaholic Hollyburn skirt. 447 more words


We're all A Little Mad: Crochet Mini Top Hat Pattern

We’re all A Little Mad: Crochet Mini Top Hat Pattern

Look at these adorable mini top hats from Millie On Her World!  She has the pattern for both hats on her blog.


Piemaker Projects ~ Knitting and Crochet Patterns for Pushing Daisies Fans

The first time I watched Pushing Daisies, I was extremely upset because my dog had just died.  Since TV has always been an escape for me, I was hoping the show would offer a welcome break from all that sadness.   418 more words


Teeny Tiny Crochet Bow and The Angry Bird

This week’s happy project is this awesome crochet bow.

This lilac color is one of my all time favorites and can be seen in a lot of my yarn work.  158 more words