Wood Cuff Jeans

I got a new sewing machine for christmas!! Wahoooo! Here was my first little test project on it. I tried a few stitches out on some Quilt Weight Cotton, some Home Dec Weight Cotton, and … denim! It all started out when the Treasure Hunter asked me to fix a pair of his fave denim […]

Pattern: Baby Cardigan

I made this little play jacket for my good friend Shahina’s baby who lives in Denmark. Yay! Something to keep baby warm in the cold Danish winter. I again needed a quick and easy pattern so here’s what I came up with. It’s a pattern from Caron Yarns that I adapted. It took me about […]

Fall/Winter Crochet Patterns 2011

Whirlwind Wrap I like the Bullion Stitch featured in this pattern. [pdf] Renaissance Tunic Love the chest detail. Remove the edging detail at the hem and it becomes less hokie. More updated. [pdf] One Skein Shawl This shawl is made with Caron One Pound. So yes it’s one skein but each skein is also 812 […]

Fall/Winter Knitting Patterns 2011

I was looking for some baby patterns for this year’s holiday presents and found some more holiday gems. Most of these are Intermediate Level patterns but can be surely tackled by an Advanced Beginner looking for a challenge. From Caron Yarns. Elf Slippers Love these elf slippers. Makes a great gift as some cozy foot […]

Pattern: Sunny Spread Blanket

Happy December 1st! This means it’s only 24 days until Christmas and 24 days to finish up all your Christmas presents. Here’s what I’ve been working on… Materials: 6 Skeins Caron Simply Soft Yarn, 100% Acrylic, Worsted Weight, Off White 9702, 315 yards per skein (6oz Size Skein) Tapestry or Yarn Needle Hook Size J […]

Hello Cotton!

I’m on Hello Cotton, another blog aggregator that happens to feature women bloggers! It strives to connect and inspire by bringing together all the latest news and trends from their rich source of blogs. Part social platform, part girl power. Take a peek and right away you’ll be hooked – it’s not just crafts like […]

Shrek the Sheep

Meet Shrek, he is a Merino Sheep and one of New Zealand’s most beloved icons. He was found wandering the wilderness on his own so debilitated by his overgrown coat because his fleece hadn’t been sheared in 6 years! As the story goes, he escaped his flock in search of freedom or perhaps to satisfy […]

Pattern: Treasure Hunter Scarf

Materials: Red Heart Super Saver, Medium Thyme #0406, Worsted Weight, 100% Acrylic, 364 yards, $3.99 Red Heart Soft, Dark Leaf #9523, Worsted Weight, 100% Acrylic, 256 yards, $3.89 Catskill Merino, Indigo/Fustic, Worsted Weight 1-Ply, 100% Wool, 140 yards, $19 Catskill Merino, Indigo/Fustic Dark, Worsted Weight 1-Ply, 100% Wool, 140 yards, $19 Crochet Hook: Size N […]

Too Legit To Knit – Granted Clothing

I think these knits are to die for! I was yet again trolling the internet for some inspiration for this holiday’s presents and found this lovely gem on Daily Candy. They’re knitty but with some trendy. VIntage-y yet still fresh. My kind of knitting style! Unfortunately, these are not knitting patterns, so they are only […]