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The Crafter's Curse: Unfinished Projects

I took a look at my backlog of blog posts this morning. Nearly completed posts on the houndstooth stitch, the basketweave, the wheel stitch, broomstick, crochet, fish extenders … and the list goes on? 71 more words


Swatches and Ideas: Spinning variegated top in Indian Summer

Indian Summer (by www.sarastexturecrafts.com) is a colour based on Indian Saris and how I invisage gold thread work might play on pink and purple chiffons. 317 more words


Craft Supplies: The REAL Neverending Story

In January of this year I decided to set up an Etsy store and use up my formidable store/stash of assorted wools and yarns to feed my project appetite. 82 more words


YARNutopia Mascot: Shenanigans the Sheep

Many of you that have been following YARNutopia for a while now, are acquainted with our page mascot and resident mischief maker, Shenanigans™. Shenanigans™ lives up to his namesake through his daily antics and his trouble-making ways. 436 more words

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Harry Hare Crochet Plushie

Last month, I introduced my girlfriend to The Geisha Boy, a Jerry Lewis comedy directed by Frank Tashlin, who initially got his start directing Warner Brothers cartoon (and given some of Harry Hare’s trickster antics in the film, it shows). 305 more words

Coaster mania

Recently I visited friends who have a beautiful burl wood table. When the drinks came out I noticed they had no coasters. This sent me on the quest for the perfect coaster. 181 more words


Blind in one ear...

The heavens opened up over St. Louis and trapped me in Starbucks (sorry, Mokabe’s, I would have drowned before I made it up the street). I’m riding it out by attaching Harry Hare’s ears and eyes. 10 more words