Category Archives: Ideas

End of the Year Clean-up

It’s still November, but I’m already thinking about next year!  It’s a good time to plan what goals and habits I would like to start for next year. For me, that means cleaning up my yarn shelf and taking stock … Continue reading

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Browsing Stitch Dictionaries

One of the most enjoyable aspects of knitting or crocheting, for me at least, planning what to do next.  Lots of people talk about how they love how meditative it is to knit or crochet.  Not me!  I actually find … Continue reading

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Yarny Things

Busy, busy, busy. I’ve been running around work so much, I just haven’t had the energy to do anything for myself crafting-wise.  I’ve also been itching to start something new since I finished the baby book. I’ve been working on … Continue reading

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Some Reading

I got some books at the library for some fun reading and thinking about how to use 2 colors in patterns.  It’ll be fun to learn a new technique.

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A New Look

Did you notice the new banner and background?  It’s a real pity that you can’t see the details of the picture, but here’s a closer version of the original: Click to see the details.  There’s stitches on the needle!  Hehe.

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Sometimes Frustration Can Be a Good Thing

It’s Friday the 13th!  And it’s raining! I feel like I’ve been waiting forever to get my thread unlocked in the Free Pattern Testers.  It has been awhile since I had posted a test in there, and I made an … Continue reading

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Elegant Fingerless Mitts

So far, no one’s tried to do the snowflake sorting.  Well, there are still a few days if you want to win the snowflakes pictured in the header.  The contest is now over. I finished the Cancans.  I love them.  … Continue reading

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