Where do flowers go when they misbehave? You will find them locked away in a prison made of diamonds. Locked away inside a Prison of Diamonds the Flowers look to each other but cannot touch. They see beyond the filet fencing (filet holes) to the garden outside. Nestled in the centre of this garden (border), … Continue reading A Prison for Flowers Crochet Shawl
Are you a glass half empty or half full type of person? I am a bit on the half empty side at times, but today I choose to see the glass as half full! To cut or not to cut! On my hook right now, yep, this very minute, is a blanket design. I am … Continue reading A Bit of Luck for Sure!
A world filled with flowers is a beauty to behold! I have been making shawls and blankets of late. Occasionally I have added a few bandana cowls to mix it up, but I needed a break from the blanket I have been working on. On looking around the room where I store my yarns, I … Continue reading I Want Flowers!
A Cotillion for Butterflies Scarf/Wrap. Made Red Heart Unforgettable Yarn. You are cordially invited to the Butterfly Cotillion. Dress in your finest and come join the Butterflies. Come dance the night away! This is a whimsical scarf/wrap with three different size Butterflies competing for the best costume (wings) and the best dance moves. Large Butterflies … Continue reading A Cotillion for Butterflies Scarf/Wrap
Just doesn't pay to turn your back on your crochet! I put my Scarf/Wrap down for just a minute and when I turned back Moths had attacked it. The little blighters were all over it. They had devoured huge chunks of it and were hanging from the edges! If you feel the need to own … Continue reading I Should Have Used Mothballs Scarf/Wrap
It has been a week of standing on the sidelines and watching many designer friends deal with situations very unique to designers. I decided that it was time for a blog post on the trials and tribulations facing crochet designers. Find yourself a time machine and step back in time fifty years. To crochet you … Continue reading Please and Thank You!
This Bandana Cowl is made using Ice Yarn Kuka 100% wool. I have had this yarn quietly hiding in my stash drawer for some time. I made a pact with myself, that I would attempt to use stash yarn for a few projects and resist the urge to get more. Lockdown sure helped with this … Continue reading Lace Me Up Bandana Cowl.