Happy New Year!

Hello everyone! My apologies for being away from this site for so long. While I may not have been writing this blog, I have been posting my makes on my Instagram page, but I appreciate not everyone on the planet has a ‘gram account. When I last wrote, I had been working on three projects … [Read more…]

Pattern & Tutorial: Fizzy HalfMitt v1

For those of you that follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you will have heard about this, my very first original pattern.  It is a goal that I’ve been working towards for quite a while. How this particular pattern originated…my mom & dad (aka my aunt and uncle), live in the high desert of northern … [Read more…]

Yarndale 2018

Hello everyone! It has been far too long since I last wrote a blog post.   The truth is, I’ve had a bit of writer’s block and procrastinated.  Instagram has also entered my life and where I’ve been posting quite a bit about my yarny adventures of late.  Without further ado… My daughter and I went … [Read more…]

Pushing Past The Comfort Zone

Howdy folks!  The post today is about a personal challenge I set myself that would force me well outside my comfort zone. In early 2016,  I decided to decorate the school sign so that it was more welcoming to pupils and parents alike.  The school buildings and children’s garden areas are adorned with cheerful, colourful … [Read more…]

Donuts – the calorie free version…

Howdy everyone! Today I am talkin’ donuts…not the sticky, calorie laden kind you eat, with or without guilt, but the plushy, comfy kind you can sit on. The Giant Donut Floor Pouf was designed and written by Twinkie Chan and is part of a collection in the book Twinkie Chan’s Crocheted Abode a La Mode.  … [Read more…]