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FO Friday: Dad's Lap Blanket

Well the blanket for Dad is done. And all I can say is….meh…

I definitely screwed up somewhere. I crocheted on this almost exclusively at night after Jellybean went to sleep. 173 more words

Finished Objects

Soft Scarves and a Soft Lamb

On Friday I wondered “what was I thinking?” when I set up a class for the middle of lambing time. Some days in the last two weeks I have spent most of the day in the barn but luckily the class went smoothly with only a few barn-check breaks while everyone was working on their looms.This was a class about weaving with rayon chenille, a yarn with a reputation of being difficult to work with.   94 more words

WIP Wednesday: Dad's Lap Blanket

Just a quick fly by post. After a stressful day yesterday culminating in getting my rear end kicked in volleyball….I needed to cast something on! 58 more words

Blanket

Babies Babies Babies

I have a several babies making their appearance this year in my circle of friends. And I’ve developed a reputation for gifting hand knits. Not that I don’t love knitting for wee ones but my limited craft time makes it hard to want to work on obligation knitting. 98 more words

Finished Objects

Never Will I Ever...

I never thought I would ever have the urge to crochet….and then this happened…


I have several LARGE skeins of Bernat baby blanket and my mom has been dropping hints hard core that she wants a lap blanket out of this. 161 more words

Baby

Faux Chenille Blankets Fabrics Needed

This just past Christmas we decided that we were going to try to make our gifts handmade.  I started the hunt on Pinterest and found some great ideas, one of them was faux chenille blankets.   217 more words

DIY

When an edit really won’t suffice……….

I added to/edited my previous “Bed-turning” post to include Liz’s info, her e-mail and contact number, but felt it would be better communicated in a separate posting. 39 more words