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Hello all, Mary Ellen here.

What have you been up to lately? I recently drove down to Penn Yan with a friend to have my sewing machine serviced. 382 more words

Grumpkin Monster - free Halloween crochet pattern

Halloween will soon be here, and I was feeling inspired to make a little Halloween monster. I decided to base him on a pumpkin shape, and I’m really happy with how he turned out – even though he does look a little grumpy! 643 more words


Variation of a Cabbage Patch Hat

I had a rush request on etsy over the weekend for a halloween costume hat… I started it this morning on the commute train, and finished it on my lunch break, using an adaptation of my free… 262 more words

Sewing & Crafting

"I don't know what happened to your" T-shirt Rug Pattern

I don’t know what happened PDF

For a video tutorial on how to turn your loved ones’ ugly t-shirts into yarn, click here.

After starting and ripping out this rug several times, I settled on a striped rectangle that radiates out from the center cast on.  494 more words


Kimono-so-Cosy Adult Poncho - Free Pattern

So my friend Alison set me a little challenge for her camping trip.  She wanted a poncho that would be warm, stylish and easy to slip on for late night loo visits.   994 more words


Compass Quilters: Red Delicious Life

Compass Quilters is in its third month (yes, already!), and Diana from Red Delicious Life is our queen bee in October.

Diana asked us to make 11½-inch string blocks, broken by a solid white stripe, and she explained her method on her… 383 more words


'tis the Season

…for warm, wooly knitting.  Here are a few of my patterns available as free downloads from the Knitty Keen Ravelry Store that should help keep you warm in the coming months. 176 more words