Etsyhookers is having another challenge, “Walk on the Wild Side”, the requirements were to make a animal or an item for an animal. I entered a blob, it isn’t just for babies, Elvie loves hers. Check out all the entries and vote for your favorite, at our team blog. Thank you.
I have been making some more bears and thought I would share some advice. Most instructions seem to suggest, making the head, then the body, and then the limbs, eyes and ears. When trying to sew on all the parts, I always have to take the head and body apart. I suggest making all the limbsContinue reading “Toys Part 2”
I have been working on making some more toys, some amigurumi bears, and blobs. For the bears, I am using a pattern from Mr. Funky’s, Super Crochet Wonderful. I am not using any beads for eyes or noses, just all crochet. They are fun to make and all the different parts don’t take very long.Continue reading “Toys”
For Memorial Day Weekend, Grant Park hosted the Atlanta Jazz Festival and all we had to do to go was walk down the street. We had a great time. It rained, and stormed some but fans were undeterred. I myself am used to and favor classic jazz, Charles Mingus, Thelonias Monk, Miles Davis,Continue reading “Atlanta Jazz Festival”
When we left Oshkosh, Wisconsin in 2002, we left these great neighbors who gave us this rice cooker. We took it to Oxford, Ohio for two years, and I am not sure it left the packing box, then we brought to Atlanta. We unpacked it and set it up above our cabinets, in the kitchen.Continue reading “Rice Cooker”
This necklace sold right away! I have some new necklaces in my etsy store. I created these necklaces for children but they size from 15-17.5″ so most anyone could wear one. I am wearing one as I write this post. As you can see they are cute and colorful, and a perfect accessoryContinue reading “Flower Necklaces”
I thought I would try a Friday Fill In This week, I chose quotes having to do with spring…as always when I do this, feel free to fill-in whatever you’d like; it’s more fun that way! Of course, if you know the quote, feel free to fill that in, too! The quotes will be onContinue reading “Friday Fill in”
Orla is saying, “Butterflies, mama.” So recently from my etsy store, I sold all these items to one customer, very exciting. Then she, my favorite customer, bought 17 more pairs of flowers. Yippee!
When we bought our condo, I made rugs for our bathroom and kitchen. I made all of them with Red Heart Supersaver and a P hook. The bathroom rugs are made with windsor blue, lilac, and blueberry pie. The smaller rug is 24″ and the larger rug is 35″. The kitchen rugs are madeContinue reading “Rugs”
My new mug from my husband. He asked me what I wanted for Mother’s Day and I told him. So he went to Crate & Barrel and bought us these bowls at my request. There are 4 bowls not just 3 as the picture shows. I love these bowls, they are perfect for everything, andContinue reading “Everyday Should be Mother’s Day”