The crochet skills are progressing slowly. I’ve been diving into amigurumi projects more and more to keep my hands from getting idle. In addition to it being Monster Christmas, this little guy was inspired by the… 229 more words
I’ve injured my wrist – nothing serious, it’s adaptable – but I’m avoiding activities that cause a searing nerve pain or a deep muscle ache. Like lifting heavy items (dye pots) or repetitive motion (crocheting). 178 more words
Baby Tokyo Mall Godzilla is coming along! Christmas and kaiju movies are probably not the most obvious mash-up for people on this side of the Atlantic, but throw in some minions, some good company, and sardonic cable sitcoms on top of that and the past week has cheered me up immensely.
This past week I having been making crocheted bookmarks with some leftover yarn that I have. My intention is to insert them into the Christmas cards I will give to the team of colleagues I work closest with. 298 more words
Yuletide gifts are in full swing. This year, I started with the longer projects first, original patterns, designs, and modifications of other people’s patterns. Up first was a Pinkie Pie plush toy for a friend’s baby. 270 more words