Completed Projects

Updating With Home Projects

Hello!  Long time, no hear; I know.  For me, craftwise, 2016 was somewhat of a writeoff.  I made the decision back in May that I would not be participating in craft shows last year.  I needed to tend to some family and personal matters and just didn’t have the steam to prepare for shows for… Continue reading Updating With Home Projects

Completed Projects

Watermelon Silk Sunhat, Beaded Crocheted Flower Blanket, and Lime Green Bag

Last summer I experimented with making my own sunhat pattern.  I was quite pleased with how the hat turned out!  Because I was so pleased, I immediately began picking out fabrics to make another one.  Because, it’s just fun to make things when you are pleased with your own design.  😀  I poked around in… Continue reading Watermelon Silk Sunhat, Beaded Crocheted Flower Blanket, and Lime Green Bag

Completed Projects · Upcycled Fabrics

Floral Sheets and Colourful Projects!

Value Village had a 50% off bedding sale a few weeks ago, so I took advantage.  Just look at these beautiful cotton floral sheets I found!!!  I love the blue and green floral on the blue and white stripes in the first photo.  And the sheets in the second photo…the thrifted fabric is very sturdy… Continue reading Floral Sheets and Colourful Projects!

Upcycled Fabrics · Works-In-Progress

Granny Square Blankets and Vintage Sheets!

I posted awhile ago some photos of granny circle squares I was working on.  Last night, I decided to lay out the squares to see how big of a blanket each colourway would make.  I discovered that somewhere along the way, I had mistakenly switched to a smaller crochet hook (that thought had been nagging at… Continue reading Granny Square Blankets and Vintage Sheets!

Completed Projects · Works-In-Progress

February Already! Not Much Snow! Yay! Projects!

Winter of 2015 was the WORST I can ever remember as far as amount of snowfall.  The last bit of snow didn’t melt until MAY in our front yard!  I’m happy to report that so far, we haven’t had a ton of snow, and this week we’ve had pretty mild temperatures.  A lot of snow… Continue reading February Already! Not Much Snow! Yay! Projects!

Completed Projects · Works-In-Progress

Pillowcases! Sunhats! Mittens! Granny Squares!

I know it’s been awhile since my last post, but I am still crafting away here in between all my other life duties!  I’ve slowed down on the mass-production mode I had been in; and I’ve enjoyed making unique pillowcases, sunhats, mittens, and granny squares for two different blankets. The following photos are of the… Continue reading Pillowcases! Sunhats! Mittens! Granny Squares!

Completed Projects · My Upcycling Craft History · Upcycled Fabrics

More Past Creations!

I found some photos of more creations I’ve made over the past six years!  Some were gifts and some were custom orders.  Enjoy!  (You’ll find other pre-blogging days past creations of mine here, here, and here.) Crocheted hats: Knit scarves: Tissue holders made from silk: Card, dishcloths, bottle holders, and sewing machine cover (this is… Continue reading More Past Creations!