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Crocheted “Bib” Necklace

I happened to come across this great post of a crocheted “bib” necklace from the blog A Common Thread. I thought it was so elegant that I had to try it myself. I wasn’t sure if I was going to like using the cotton thread she…

Knit Cable Hat

I finished my second knit project and explored the world of cable needles. It was a pretty simple hat that I saw in the fall issue of Knit Simple magazine. I chose to make a couple modifications 1) I chose not to add the pom pom to the top, and…

Slippers

With the weather cooling off I decided to make a pair of what I call “in between” slippers. It is still too warm for the heavy duty slippers that we all break out in the middle of winter but it is cool enough that you want something to…

Braided Cowl

Taking a break from the baby works I worked on this cowl for my mother’s birthday. It was a very simple pattern and took probably an hour if I had worked it straight through. I chose to use a cobalt blue yarn and found these great buttons at…

Carry-all Bag

This is a project that I have been working on for  a bit, and I hadn’t touched it for about a month, finally I finished it. I was at the local Michael’s store and saw the Lily Sugar’n Cream booklet in the yarn section…

Gender Reveal Sash

Well last week on Friday we had an ultrasound and found out the gender of our December baby. We were not anticipating finding out until August but the ultrasound tech said the baby was in perfect position for us to find out right then (insert surprised face). With our son…

Julie Cuff version 2.0

Okay so you all remember my post earlier on the Julie Cuff that I made in red, and it ended up being to big for my wrist. So I tried it again in blue and not only does it fit, I think it turned out better than the red one…

Earrings

I am toying with the idea of doing some crochet jewelry made of wire but for now I will just test out how I can manage using yarn. In my first attempt I have to say that I am pretty satisfied with these earrings. I choose size 10 thread in…