The One Where Great Fun Was Had

Last week, my Partner-In-Craft, a friend who graciously offered to model for us and myself braved the possibly of rain and a cold wind (oh, the things we suffer for our craft!) and headed outside to take photos for updating theย Etsy store.   Now, we are serious, responsible adults who maturely recognise the fact that … Continue reading The One Where Great Fun Was Had

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The One Where I Attempt To Unravel The Mysteries Of Wool (Or Yarn)

I like wool. A lot. But many, many a time I have been left staring at the computer screen only knowing that I wanted really thin wool, but maybe I really need yarn? And do I want fingering or sock? And what's Aran? And why have they named wool after the monkey in Nintendo?? Stop. … Continue reading The One Where I Attempt To Unravel The Mysteries Of Wool (Or Yarn)

The Wanderer Bracelet Journey | Part 3 | Diamond Mesh Frills

This is the third installment of the wanderer bracelet journey, were in I share some of my free-form crochet tips and tricks. It has been a busy couple of weeks but, here it is. This weeks blog focuses on enhancing and building up complexity of that lacy ruffle explosion at the edge of the bracelet. … Continue reading The Wanderer Bracelet Journey | Part 3 | Diamond Mesh Frills

The One Where I Obsess About Things Part 1

Moment of honesty here. When I love something, I don't just love it. Iย LOVEย it. I obsess over it. I think about everything that I can make with it. I research for hours about the best deals for buying it, excitedly imagining all the crochet I'd be doing with it. I lay there at 2am wiggling … Continue reading The One Where I Obsess About Things Part 1

The One With Excitement… And Blood

I have excellent news! But before I get ahead of myself, I must start at the beginning. It was a ordinary Thurday eveningย  last week and I was sitting at my normal spot at the kitchen table with my sewing stuff spread around in somewhat organised chaos. My phone made a ding noise. Ever so … Continue reading The One With Excitement… And Blood