• Starting Jan. 2nd

  • Antiqued Silver Eggs

  • Granny Square Sampler – Week 1

    As I mentioned a couple weeks ago I plan on doing Wise Craft’s Granny Square Sampler Afghan this summer as a way to really learn how to crochet. Then I ended up having a wrist surgery which left...
    May 24, 2012 3 Comments

  • Bag of the Month: Leave the Sand at the Beach Bag

    Memorial Day is right around the corner and for a lot of people that is the start of beach season. We all love going to the beach, but aren’t thrilled about bringing half of it home with us on ...
    May 23, 2012 5 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #11 – Alphabet Soup

    Typography has been as craft or art has been very popular for awhile now, those Keep Calm postera are the perfect example. This week we’d like you to play with letters and words. How can you mak...
    May 23, 2012 No Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #10 Round Up

    For challenge #10 the Iron Crafters were asked to pick up a needle and thread and do a little stitching. (Click on any picture to see it bigger and read more) If you are not reading this...
    May 22, 2012 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft Challenge #10 – Sewn Gift Wrap

    My submission for In Stitches is in the form of gift wrapping. I needed to package up the Spring Scarf (just in time for the heat?!). I used tissue paper to make a package, and then sewed it. There...
    May 22, 2012 No Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #10 – Flying Pig Cross Stitch

    As an homage to my recent surgery and the stitches it left me in, this weeks Iron Craft challenge was to stitch something up. With a cast up past my elbow, I wasn’t sure I was going to be able t...
    May 22, 2012 2 Comments

  • iPhone Cover

    I wanted to make a gift for a friend. I took a stab at cross stitch. And it stabbed me back. You can read all about it in this post. But I had taken this idea SO far already, that I thought I should ...
    May 21, 2012 1 Comment

  • Variations on a Zig-Zag Theme

    You may remember the Missoni-inspired Zig-Zag Mittens I designed last year. I have to say it is one of my favorite designs that I’ve done so far. Today, I thought I’d share with you some ...
    May 17, 2012 No Comments

  • Crafting With One Hand Behind My Back

    Well, not literally behind my back but it almost feels like that. If you follow us on Facebook you probably know I had wrist surgery last week. The hope was it would be an easy arthroscopic surgery wh...
    May 16, 2012 5 Comments

  • Quilt of the Day

    This is one of the most lovely “neutral” quilts that I have seen in a while. Trail Marker by Ashley: The front is whimsical, but very orderly. And the back is improv, and completely wonde...
    May 15, 2012 No Comments