I have been knitting. Promise. But! For the first time in a while, I have also been crocheting! Last weekend, I finally decided to finish weaving in all the ends on the Babette Blanket. I also remembered that this only meant I needed to weave in the inside ends -- the ends that I'm going… Continue reading WIP Weds ~ in which the Babette Blanket returns
Okay, so this was supposed to be published a lot earlier on Wednesday than this... but I didn't get my WIP pictures taken until lunchtime on Wednesday, so there was a delay. Anyway, I guess it doesn't matter that much: it's still Wednesday. Here's what I've been up to: I have been working on the Babette… Continue reading WIP Weds ~ in which I am late with the pictures
This was possibly my most popular handmade Christmas gift for 2014: https://www.flickr.com/photos/ca-bookwyrm/16126006182/ A crocheted Baby Groot (from Guardians of the Galaxy)! If you go by the likes on Facebook, this is better than any of the lace shawls I have ever knit. I have to admit, he is very cool. And he was pretty easy to… Continue reading I Am Groot!
Just a very quick WIP post today, barely long enough to show you my current knitting (and crochet) progress: Project details to come later, when I'm not swamped at work.
Part of me thinks that I don't have enough time for the Round of Words right now. I'm headed into the start of rehearsals for a big musical, and won't have as much time to write as I'd like. Plus I have some knitting projects I'm excited about doing for myself, and work is getting… Continue reading 2015 Round Of Words part 1 ~ Goals
I know, I know. You're probably thinking, "Who needs a lip balm cozy?" Well, the answer might be you. Especially if you lose yours on as regular a basis as I do. In any case, I didn't make these intending to keep them. I made them as gifts, and since the recipients were all fans… Continue reading FO Friday: Lip Balm Cozies