• Starting Jan. 2nd

  • Antiqued Silver Eggs

  • Iron Craft ’13 Challenge #3 Round Up

    It’s all about the hearts and flowers in this Iron Craft Challenge. The Crafters certainly know how to spread a little love around… (click on any photo to see it bigger and read more) ...
    Feb 12, 2013 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’13 #3 – Crocheted Flower Pillow

    I have to admit, when I announced this Iron Craft challenge I knew exactly what I was going to make. I’ve been batting around the idea of a throw pillow covered with the 3-D flower granny square...
    Feb 12, 2013 9 Comments

  • Quilt of the Day: Mermaids in Black

    This is a quilt on display at the CA Supreme Court building (at Civic Center in San Francisco) as part of a display for black history month. There is a depth and richness in the texture of this quilt....
    Feb 11, 2013 2 Comments

  • Handmade Valentines

    Do you still have time for Hand Made Valentines? You Bet! You still have time to make them AND mail them if you want!! I sat down with my artist and we made ours this weekend. We had to make enough f...
    Feb 11, 2013 3 Comments

  • Kat’s Project 52 – Fleeting

    “Nothing is more fleeting than external form, which withers and alters like the flowers of the field at the appearance of autumn” – Umberto Eco Ok, these are leaves not flowers and it’...
    Feb 10, 2013 1 Comment

  • Project: Conversation Heart Handwarmers

    The one thing I always regretted about my Sweetheart Mittens was that the hearts were too small to embroider words on like the candies. So, I decided to whip up a pair of handwarmers with bigger heart...
    Feb 08, 2013 4 Comments

  • Project: Pom-Poms and Hearts Garland

    I bought a bunch of glitter hearts at the dollar store a few weeks ago with the idea of turning them into a garland for Valentine’s Day. I wanted to add something other than hearts though. I had...
    Feb 07, 2013 4 Comments

  • Knit Safely

    I have been speed knitting lately. I have a deadline that I am racing to meet, and because of that, I have been logging the time, and measuring my progress. Now, non-knitters can snicker away, but in...
    Feb 06, 2013 5 Comments

  • Temari Thread Balls

    I came across this post about Japanese gifts from Jillian in Italy and I was blown away by the Temari Balls. I have not had such a lovely surprise in years. This looks like friendship bracelet times ...
    Feb 06, 2013 2 Comments

  • DIY Inspiration: Shaggy Pillow

    If you look through the DIY category on Pinterest at all you’ve probably seen the rugs made from t-shirts. I always like the idea, but tying all those strips of t-shirt to make a rug seemed daun...
    Feb 05, 2013 5 Comments