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

Musings

A Much-Needed Day Out

I live with my local-guitar-teacher husband and two teens in a semi-rural area that has a lot of housing development but no public transit within walking distance.  And we have one vehicle.  We’ve managed to work out the logistics of this over the years, but today I needed to get out with no agenda, no errands,… Continue reading A Much-Needed Day Out

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 · 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!

Completed Projects · Upcycled Fabrics

Gingham, Stripes, Florals, Dots; Christmas Decor

I have a few Christmas projects to share, along with fabrics in gingham, stripes, florals, and dots patterns! The above photo is of a bright red kitchen towel that my husband gave me for Christmas (he knows I love red, such as in this red suede leather wristlet I made – the red leather was… Continue reading Gingham, Stripes, Florals, Dots; Christmas Decor