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Herrschners Pastry Puff Yarn Review

Let me start off by saying I love Herrschners! They have a huge selection of various types of yarn. Any weight, color and type of fiber you can think of! 496 more words

Yarn Reviews

Pattern Design: Mori Lace Gloves

That’s right, bumblebees and chickadees, I’ve worked out my first pattern design! (I should say, the first design that’s complete and I’m willing to let see the light of day… there’s a few failed monstrosities of pattern drafts stuffed into trash bins around here, and I wouldn’t be me if there wasn’t a giant lace shawl pattern in the works in the background.) These gloves are inspired by construction details from several different fingerless mitts, but the lace charts for the back of the hands are originally the property of Ana at… 399 more words


A Week of Frustrations

Well, that’s what this past week of project work has been….I started out working on a sandal pattern with flip-flop bases to them.   I tend to stitch loosely and with this particular type of pattern, it is not a positive attribute to have.  427 more words


Hypnotic Tiles Afghans - One Completed

If you are on any crochet or knitting groups on Facebook, then you’ve probably seen the Caron Cakes craze among the users in North America (since until recently that was the only place it was available). 414 more words


Perfectly Pretty Pouches

Necessity is the mother of all invention, right?  Well, that’s how this cute little pouch pattern came about.  I work in the restaurant industry and often have trouble keeping my cash in my apron.   514 more words

Bags And Purses


Nov​​ 2012

Vardhman Millenium Yarn

Acrylic Yarn

8ply / DK / Worsted Weight

7 mm Knitting Needles

After all the experiments I decided to try 2×2 rib, and was fascinated with the results. 7 more words

Acrylic Yarn

One Skein Textured Infinity Scarf

Hi guys!

I have been thinking about creating a pattern for some time now but have been kind of scared to since I’ve never done it before. 609 more words