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On Sewing and Ohio Weather

Spring in Ohio is fickle. Last week it snowed two inches on Monday and on Wednesday it was almost 60 and I had a lovely evening in the warm sun enjoying watching my son’s soccer practice. 570 more words

Stash Busting

Day 85/365: My Current Afghan Project

I don’t think I’ve told you about my current afghan.  I started it last week, and this is what it looked like then:

Yesterday’s blog post shows you a photo of my progress, but I’ll also repeat the photo here, for visual comparison: 251 more words


#FreeYourSkeins2015 Day 83: 'Oh My Butterfly' by Ella Austin

Butterfly collector

‘Oh My Butterfly’ is a fantastic way to showcase those super-pretty scraps of yarn that are so beautiful, you can’t bear to throw them away. 83 more words


Day 81/365: The Day I Finished My Short Crocheted Table Runner

Remember these three orphan balls from the stash?

I took that ball of white yarn there on the left and started this:

It was an inexpensive acrylic yarn that I’d had for a very long time.  95 more words


Sewing in Ends is Near.

The blanket of shame is done! Well, other than the ends. I was hoping I could show you the blanket, but there just no way I can get it done tonight. 27 more words

Just Stuff

Day 78/365: The Day Luchador Mascot #2 Arrived

“Sean,” I said.  “You know my luchador mascot for the blog?  I ordered another one.  So he’s going to have a brother.”

“Yeah,” Sean said, in all seriousness.  57 more words


Day 77/365: The Beginning of Another Stash-Busting Project

So I looked at all the yarn in the stash and pulled out these three little orphan balls that looked like they could go together, somewhat.  172 more words