We had our first snowstorm of the season this morning. Really big, wet snowflakes. My 7 year old daughter was in Heaven… she looooves snow! Crazy girl. I suppose I loved it too when I was a kid. Now….not so much. I like to look at it but don’t like to be in it and… Continue reading More Newsboy Hats
Hello everyone! A couple years ago I attempted making my own women’s newsboy-type hat. It was okay but lacked that ‘pizazz’ and so I just kinda gave up on it. Until now…. I found that ‘pizazz’! First of all, Country Loom by Loops & Threads. It is a Super Bulky (6) yarn perfect for cold… Continue reading Hats, Beautiful Hats…
Hello all… just a quick update on what I’ve been up to. I finally finished the knee high slipper boots whose pattern I purchased from Pretty In Pink. I did not add the thread with beads and feathers…. I would no doubt catch them on something and, well, you can picture it. I did reduce the… Continue reading Finished Projects – Knee High Slipper Boots and Baby Plaid Trapper Hats & Booties
Hello friends! Just a little update on my latest projects. First, of course, was an item for my daughter… this cute doll carrier. After it was finished and she had been carrying her baby doll around a while she came to me with an issue. The shoulder straps had stretched to the point that her… Continue reading Things I’m Working On Thursday
It’s FINISHED! Well… it’s been finished about a week or so but I have been busy harvesting my garden and canning like a fool. I still have hundreds of tomatoes and hot peppers I’m not sure what to do with yet… yikes. Anyways, my Woodland Themed blanket is FINISHED! (Did I already say that?) It… Continue reading WIP 09/13/17 Woodland Themed Blanket – It’s FINISHED!
Whoo hoo! I have all my granny squares joined now on my Woodland blanket. I still have to add/finish the border but as it is it fits perfectly on top of my queen size bed. I suppose if I add a border wide enough it could drape down the sides… or a simple border and it… Continue reading WIP 08/31/17 Woodland Themed Blanket
FINALLY! FINALLY! I finished my last applique for this woodland afghan!! I can see the light at the edge of the forest… lol 🙂 And in case you’ve been anxiously waiting… here it is! Bigfoot Footprint Applique **You can purchase an inexpensive copy of this pattern HERE **Favorite or queue on Ravelry HERE Supplies… Continue reading WIP 08/25/17 Woodland Themed Afghan – Bigfoot Footprint Applique