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Yarn Stash Update

A couple of weeks ago I found out the most wonderful news – I’m going to be an Auntie! My big brother and sister-in-law are expecting a baby on March the 24th, which just so happens to be my SIL’s birthday AND the date my Nanna passed away this year. 276 more words

Perfect Match

I just finished a big project for a friend over the weekend, plus a sock. My reward to myself was to go through my yarn, magazines, photos, etc., and find inspiration for a new design. 154 more words


Mr Murasaki

I finished making this adorable little guy yesterday. I used this lovely free pattern here to make him, and he was perfect because he used up just the last remnants of some yarn I had left over. 37 more words

Maple Socks

I always travel with a pair of socks on the needles — for three reasons: compact,  portable and requires little concentration. So as we packed to travel to Northern Ontario and Quebec to visit friends, I checked my sock yarn stash. 428 more words

How to make pom poms out of your yarn stash.

Since I have been crocheting a lot lately I find myself having little balls of yarn in my stash and not knowing what to do with them. 439 more words


"The Good One"

One of my sons-in-law made me laugh recently. Here’s the story.

Many years ago, more years than I’d like to admit, I decided to make Roman shades for my daughters’ room. 287 more words


Getting Creative...

It’s been quite a long while since my last post. I guess I should never have anticipated that my daily schedule can more or less stay the same. 672 more words