As you know, I've been working on my knitting: getting back into it…just been taking advantage of the fact that knitting is a relaxing and portable form of crafting. Something to keep me centered and help me get back to me. Therefore, I've knitted at MOPS meetings, toddler birthday parties, while waiting at the doctors… Continue reading My process: Making a knitting pattern
The Bell and The Honeycomb: a Soap Sack US 7 CO 80 Join I used stitch markers every 20 stitches to denote the * area. 1) K7, *K20; repeat * 2) K7, *K20; repeat * 3) K7, *SKP, K9, K2tog, K7; repeat * 4) K7, *K18; repeat * 5) K7, *SKP, K7, K2tog, K7; repeat… Continue reading KNIT PATTERN| The Bell and The Honeycomb
I really enjoy air plants. It sounds so weird, but my first interaction with one was back when I used to receive the subscription box: Whimseybox…I don't think they still exist. In one of the boxes had an air plant, a bag of concrete mix, instructions, and a piece of cardboard. The project was to… Continue reading Air Plants are SO cool
Honestly, I am! Let's start with the embarrassment… I was so gung ho on finishing and publishing a pattern for my soap sack-see previous post. Gung ho meaning eager to finish not to be confused with Gung Ho meaning eager to watch the 1986 movie staring Micheal Keaton…although now that you mention it, I'd like… Continue reading Embarrassed and excited
That's right! Just in time for Valentines day, I did this video tutorial on how to make a Valentine Garland to decorate your home. Mine is on my mantel-which I love and is fashioned after this one by Momma from Scratch. But lets get back on track… This tutorial turns a set of mini-light that… Continue reading Easy Valentine Garland Tutorial
I have been really into knitting lately. I have forgotten how much I enjoy the process, how relaxing I find the entire experience and how challenging it can be.All things I need. And the knitting made me think of how I started this blog. It seems SO long ago.It was back when blogging was really… Continue reading Be a Knitter again!
Today was the girls first day back to school-my first day alone in the house for over 2 weeks and my first time to get some much needed creative uninterrupted time for my design clients.And I really needed it!Although I really didn't want to do work, I just wanted to bask in the quiet. I… Continue reading A 15 minute Plan