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Newest little guy

Newest small circular weave up in the shop lilyloft

West bay, Traverse City MI

Vineyards and westbay taken from old mission peninsula.

Xoxo, Melissa

Shawl Knitting Patterns and Craft Room Design

Yay! I finished my latest knitting project! It was quite a booger, but I managed to figure it out. Although the amount of piles of yarn in my corner caused by ripping out rows of knitting was frightening. 70 more words


An "Ode To Matisse" Quilt

Last fall I decided to design my own bed-sized quilt.  I wanted a quilt that would remind me of spring and summer, that was colorful and had big organic shapes that inspired cheerfulness.   891 more words


The Sisterhood of the Travelling Sketchbook

Sometime last year, Anne Lawson and a few blogging friends came up with the idea to send one of her beautiful handmade sketchbooks around the world for artists of all kinds to add to it. 207 more words

Fiber Art

~Crocheted Bags with Vintage Doilies~

Doilies are beautiful, and the amount of work and fine craftsmanship that goes into making one is downright impressive to anyone who appreciates fiber art. But all too often, once finished, we ask ourselves… 436 more words


Hand Woven Cotton Towels!

So call it weird, but I’ve been super excited ever since I got a loom by the idea of making tea towels. Not even decorative or fine towels, just cotton towels. 336 more words


Loom Addiction

So why the sudden dip in activity here? Well blame the loom. I’ve been non-stop weaving since I figured out how to wrap a warp. Here are my next couple of projects! 219 more words