Poinsettia Afghan - Tunisian

I saw this afghan posted on FB... and thought that it would be a wonderful addition to the Christmas Season  no pattern, but it should be easy enough to design. 

Amigurumi Snow Globe

Inspired by this beautiful snow globe by "GoldenLucyCrafts", I wanted to try making a mini one and follow the usually ball formation pattern.  Pattern: 2. Magic Ring with 6 sc with blue cotton yarn 4. (INC) with 2 sc in each = 12 6. (INC) wi...

WIP - that didn’t take long

Well, here I am, just a couple of weeks into my return tony craft of  #crochet and I already have the “more than one project in the go”. So here’s my excuse: I was progressing along on my afghan, comfortable in the process but not really feeling ...

WIP: Remembering Tunisian

With my first crochet project in years completed, it is now time to try and remember how to do #TunisianCrochet “in the round”. Yesterday morning was all about experimenting and ripping out stitches and doing over. There were a lot of trials!!...

WIP: Tunisian Afghan

Last year, I didn’t do any decorating for Christmas. This year, I purchased a new tree (CanadianTire.ca) and, then, found some gnomes at Costco that matched beautifully. Although I hadn’t crocheted in years (I don’t know how that happened), my st...

2 Steps Forward, 1 Step Back

As I make my way back into the crocheting world, I find myself doing a lot of FROGGING, ripping out rows and rows of stitches, rectifying problems and changing my mind on designs. Rip-Rip-Rip [Rip It Out; Rip It Out; Rip-Rip-RIp ... and do ove...

WIP: Afghan

Last year, I didn’t do any decorating for Christmas. This year, I purchased a new tree (CanadianTire.ca) and, then, found some gnomes at Costco that matched beautifully. Although I hadn’t crocheted in years (I don’t know how that happened), my sta...

My Cold Frames Journey

Back story… I haven’t really done any gardening for a few years, but, with the social distancing restrictions, I thought it was time to get back to growing and preserving. Here in Ontario, our spring time can be wonderful for growing veggies – unt...

WoodworkingWeb Theme: LOVE is in the air

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and time to raise the happy vibrations on the planet – LOVE is in the air! Check out these LOVEly creations… https://woodworkingweb.com/search/creations?q=love Your turn: Share your tips, strategies and stories here in ...

WoodworkingWeb Theme: Year of the Rooster

It’s January… a new year and I always like to check out what that means in regards to the Chinese zodiac. This year, 2017, is the year of the rooster, the Fire Rooster, to be exact. What is a Fire Rooster like? “Trustworthy, with a strong sense of...

WoodworkingWeb Theme: Cradles

Now, I know I’m rushing things a little bit but it will soon be the new year and that means new beginnings … and one of the best “new beginnings” ever is that of a new born and that means … cradles! Phew. Ok, so that was a long winding trail leadi...

WoodworkingWeb Theme: Bird Feeders

Fall: ’tis the season for the birds to migrate and our summer birds are slowly being replaced by our winter ones. Check out these bird feeders created by our members Your turn: Share your tips, strategies and stories here in the comments section! ...