Starting the year finishing a project I started back in 2018. I spent some time scrolling back in time on Instagram and found this picture of when I bought a new color of Aunt Lydia’s Classic Crochet Cotton, Black Light. I thought it would be fun to mix natural and this multicolor together. Then aContinue reading
Finally, I took some pictures today of the Modern Irish Freeform Crochet pullover I made through Myra Wood’s Craftsy class. I really enjoy how it turned out… Front View… a close-up of the front and… the back. As our weather should be shedding its winter coat and turning to spring, I will wear it soon.Continue reading “Purple Lace Pull-over”
As you may remember I am slowly making my way through this book… by Kathryn White, one of my resources for studying of Irish Crochet. During Thanksgiving weekend, I made the sampler she includes in the book… Pretty good, but I still need to block it. Recently, Myra Wood added a new CraftsyContinue reading “Modern Irish Crochet”
After watching game 2 of the Stanley Cup, (Go Blackhawks!) Saturday night, I started my first scrumble. I am finding that sometimes it is best to work for a time and then stop. Set it down let your mind tinker a bit or go to bed at a reasonable time instead of working into weariness.Continue reading “First Scrumble”
You know the saying, “Inch by inch, everything is a cinch.” Well for my Dogwood Scarf, flower by flower and Voila! It is finished…. This is my first project of the freefrom sort and it turned out beautifully… I am glad I gave it a try and look forward to sometime designing my own. Enjoy!
You may have seen the Crochet Button Flowers, they are on Pinterest and Google all over. A while back a customer sent me a picture and wondering if I could make some. So I put some buttons in one of my notion keepers for just the right time. Everyday if I have a secondContinue reading “Button Flower Brooches”