Completed Projects

Cashmere Mittens

I finished the beautiful cashmere mittens I was working on last week!  I love how they turned out – what do you think? Find full description here. Find full description here. Find full description here. Find full description here. and find the full description here. Save

Works-In-Progress

Upcycled Wool Mittens in Progress!

Even though I’m not participating in any craft shows this fall and winter (sniff, sniff!  I miss it!  I almost applied for one in December, but talked myself out of it because I just. do. not. have. time. this year to produce enough!), I am still working on craft projects for sale here and there. … Continue reading Upcycled Wool Mittens in Progress!

Completed Projects

My Favourite Creations So Far!

I went through my photos today to curate collections of some of my favourite creations so far of the things I’ve made in the past six years.  I am in the midst of applying for a couple of juried craft shows for the fall, so here is a post where jurors can see the variety of techniques,… Continue reading My Favourite Creations So Far!

Fair Economy

I Have An Online Shop Finally!!!!!!

I am very excited to announce that, after years of friends encouraging me to do so, I have finally opened a shop on the Etsy marketplace!!  Wow, setting it up has been a HUUUUUUGGGGGGEEEEEEE learning curve for me, and I’m nowhere near done learning yet.  But I have the basic setup done, and I have… Continue reading I Have An Online Shop Finally!!!!!!

Completed Projects · Upcycled Fabrics

Shows, Argyle, and Flower Power

Carrying on from my last post, I ended up buying MORE argyle wool sweaters and making THEM into mittens which then quickly got sold!  Samples: My fair last weekend in Halifax went well.  My mittens gained a lot of admirers and new owners.  This Saturday I am participating in a local artisan show at a… Continue reading Shows, Argyle, and Flower Power

Completed Projects · Events · Upcycled Fabrics

Craft Shows, Floral Sheets, More Projects

Yikes, I forgot to write a blog post about the then-upcoming craft show I participated in this past weekend!  Anyway, it was the fourth annual one for the NS Art & Craft Sale, and it was my third time participating.  The two organizers do SUCH a great job, and they love doing it!!  I’m so glad… Continue reading Craft Shows, Floral Sheets, More Projects

Completed Projects · Events · Works-In-Progress

Mittens, Wristlets, Pillowcases, Art Notecards!

I’ve been busy again with making mittens, a couple of bright wristlets, some pillowcases, and some art notecards.  Here we go… I will have fifteen pairs of recycled fluffy wool mittens for sale!  I created my own mitten pattern using my knowledge of geometry (that was fun!).  I started off using some thick wool, but then… Continue reading Mittens, Wristlets, Pillowcases, Art Notecards!