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Family Treasures

The women of my family are very crafty (in the best sense of the word). My great-grandma made beautiful handmade quilts. My nana taught my mom and her sisters to crochet. 200 more words



Welcome to Shadowboxarts. I love all arts and crafty things! I share patterns and things Ive done. Tips and help on knitting, crochet, needle  tatting, felting, sewing, snd such… I’m always learning or “trying” to learn new things. 25 more words


Reflector lace, pitsiheijastimia

A good reflector is a very important “safety device” that should be attached to everyones clothes, bags etc. during the dark months of autumn and winter. 214 more words


Palmetto Tat Days '16

Last month, I had a wonderful weekend trip to my first Palmetto Tat Days!  For those of you who are unfamiliar with it, tatting is a type of lace making in which the lace is made from double half hitch knots.   804 more words


What's Old is New Again

For a while we were self hosted and now we are back to WordPress which works for me. Due to the day job I’ve been in for nearly the last three years, my time is limited. 474 more words


Trying Twice for "Tiny" Tablecloth

So I ordered some wonderful maroon thread for round two of the table cloth. It came this week and I started right away!!

After making 10 rows I checked the gauge (I’m using a size 7-1.5mm needle which was recommended on the label) and realized I’m going to end up 6 inches short. 102 more words

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Blow away the biases

There is a small-sized baseball field built right beside one of the gardens I visit often, and just about every weekend they hold little league games. 539 more words