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Crochet Palm tree - Pt2

A few years ago I posted a free pattern to make a crocheted palm tree, but I removed the link to the PDF file when I found out that the trunk wasn’t as sturdy as I wanted. 114 more words


Crocheting a Morpho Butterfly and More

This is the top surface of a real Morpho butterfly

This is the top surface of a crocheted Morpho using metallic sewing thread.  In the proper light it shines just like the real one.  804 more words


Want to make your own Shiny Psyduck amigurumi?

You will need the following (items for the original Psyduck crossed out):



Gourd Bottom Bags and More

Stacey has been adding her art to the shop lately so I wanted to give her a bit of a promotion here on the blog.  Among other things, she produces meticulous and beautiful art, beaded bags, earrings, and fiber arts.  86 more words

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Mid February update

Happy Monday!

It’s hard to believe we’re already in the middle of February. We’ve been spending lots of time trying not to irritate each other. We’re still a bit skittish about taking our kiddos out too much since the hospital stay, but we did get a few days of pretty weather to run off some energy. 302 more words

It's Monday

What kind of Monday are you having?

I’m struggling with mine.  More coffee.  And a kick in the hiney.

Until next year, stay inspired and be crafty! 85 more words


The big knit

I’ve gone miniature this last week and have been crocheting little hats for the Innocent smoothies. The idea is that you send them off and they get put onto smoothies around Oct/Nov time and every smoothie that is sold with a hat on gets 25p for Age UK. 255 more words