This is Bertie. He is made with 100% Cotton yarn, and carefully stuffed with polyester fiberfill to make him cuddly and hug-able. Bertie is pretty much child-safe, as most of my toys are, meaning he has no buttons or small pieces that could come off and be a choking hazard. If you wish to be … Continue reading Bertie the Bear
"Can you make me a duck?" This was the text my uncle sent me one sunshiny day this past May as I was on my way to work. . "Sure, what colors?" And the adventure began. . I searched on Ravelry (my favorite pattern site, as you may know by now...), and found this one … Continue reading “Can you make me a duck?”
Yesterday was a beautiful day, for the first day of April 2017. I completely finished the mini hippo by adding the eyes, and I also finished the little cow I mentioned in my last post! Here are several pictures of the finished Mini Hippo: She was a popular piece at the Yearning for Yarn Shamrock … Continue reading A Beautiful Day in April
I was at work one day, on lunch knitting in the break room, when a co-worker spotted me. I was making fingerless gloves, and she asked me if I could make the ones that are convertible - fingerless, or flip the top over and you have cold-fingers-covered mittens. Here is what I made: She also … Continue reading A Multitude of Mittens…
I am quite busy in my little craft world! I have just ordered some more fingering weight yarn today (Loops & Threads Woolike yarn, in case you're curious) for a crocheted set of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, custom order. (and I could only order the yarn in multiples of 3. *_* yeah....) I have … Continue reading A Crafty Start to 2016
Hello everyone! I know I haven't been up here in a while..... The Albemarle Craftsman's Fair was a success and lots of fun! Here are some pictures of a few of my things from the Fair weekend.... This little blue bear is a mini version of the Simplicity bear that I've made numerous times. The … Continue reading Happy Holidays!
The past few days have been spent in preparation for the Albemarle Craftsman's Fair.... what my whole year has been centered on. And it's next week! I went through my HUGE box of things I've made, and made an inventory list, tagging and pricing things as I went. That took a while..... and I'm still not finished. … Continue reading In Preparation for the Fair