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Dye Job

I just dyed some chenille fabric cut from a vintage chenille bedspread to make a custom order diaper bag and thought I would share the process with you.   472 more words

The Turquoise Trail

I received a wonderful collection of beads at the first Art Quilt Santa Fe. I’ve been saving them for just the right project, something to commemorate the… 257 more words

Lani Longshore

Housewarming gift for my sister - Pattern 23

Several months ago (about 6), I thought I would make a little housewarming gift for my sister who is moving into a new apartment. AC Moore had their store brand, stitch studio by nicole, on sale. 1,099 more words

Project 500

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


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