Happiness Is Creativity; Creativity Is Happiness

Nov 03

Happiness Is Creativity; Creativity Is Happiness

Happiness is creativity. Creativity is happiness. Think about it. As crafters, we are often happiest when we are up to our elbows in our latest project. There is just something so calming and centering about losing yourself in your creations. Taking a raw material and turning it into that vision you have.

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Hooks & Needles

Oct 21

Most of my creative energy has been directed to knitting & crochet lately. I have a few works in progress.

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Necessity Is The Mother Of Invention

Feb 06

Necessity Is The Mother Of Invention

Necessity is the mother of invention. The Ohio Valley Crud ( aka sinus infection) has sent me to bed. It totally sucks. My face feels like it is going to blow off — and I almost wish it would. Enough whining. Sitting in bed, I’m getting a crick in my neck using my iPad. I have always wanted one of these cute little lap holder thingies, but I kept...

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Poufffff!

Mar 24

There are probably a blue million patterns and tutorials on the web for those little round scrubbie things we use in the shower. Here’s one more.

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Crochet Sachet

Mar 15

Next in the “Come On, Spring!” series is a really quick and easy little crochet sachet. I know these aren’t used as much as when I was young-er, but retro seems to be “in” these days. So here’s my take on something old is new again. These are just two ideas. Use your imagination to come up with your own creation.

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Beginner Crochet Project

Mar 10

Beginner Crochet Project

This very simple crocheted bookmark is a great beginner project. You can whip one up in about 30 minutes. They make great little gifts.

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Hot Fingers

Mar 08

#2 in the “When Is This Winter Going To End?!” series is a crocheted Hot Fingers pot holder to grab hot things, like a mug from the microwave or a hot pan handle on the stove.

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