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Despite my god-awful last couple days and my insane schedule I have been crocheting away. It’s kept my mind off of things and I’ve made some decent progress. 588 more words

Being Silly

Puff Stitch Flower Video Tutorial

Having just about got over the mortification of hearing the sound of my own voice, I thought another crochet video tutorial would be in order. (Thank you to everyone who gave me lovely feedback about my first crochet video – … 584 more words


Johanna's kooky button cards

Need a quick creative gift for the maker in your life?

Johanna of Basteldibix has an adorable stash busting idea: DIY button cards!


Finally, a use for that Styrofoam head!

Hi Friends! Just a quick post today! I have been spending my Sundays over the past few weeks at my son’s fall baseball double headers. 6 hours of baseball is a lot to take in even for the most supportive of mothers so I have been bringing my scrap yarn to use up. 143 more words


Pattern Weights

Thank goodness for Pinterest.  I think that’s where I first heard of pattern weights in lieu of pinning.  Initially I was going to dolly up washers from the hardware store. 352 more words


Birthday Cupcakes!

We’ve celebrated two family birthdays over the last week or so (I promised not to mention actual ages), which coincided with The Monthly Stitch’s birthday… 219 more words

Beginners Sewing

Plan revisited

School has started and work is overwhelming.  The combination is likely to explode like a series of bullets and hand grenades cast off in war. Damn.   140 more words