Finding Style

Finding Style

Etsy can be a dangerous place to hang out!  I am not one to wear much jewelry, but am amazed at the beautiful pieces that abound on Etsy.  Recently, a piece caught my eye and, in celebration of St. Pat’s Day, I bought this lovely pendant from Glasfuzion, a...
Playing With T-Shirts

Playing With T-Shirts

There are some interesting trends re-purposing t-shirts.  Although I am not a trendy gal, I do produce a lot of t-shirt scraps when I make my quilts.  While walking through JoAnns one day, I saw this flier and was inspired to try my own version. I was not sure what I...
Pressed Flowers Bag

Pressed Flowers Bag

I finished my Pressed Flowers Carry-All, a wonderful design by Marie from Permission to Unwind.  The project begin with a foray into dying.  I had only dyed yarn once with Kool-Aid, which was quite fun.  But for this, I selected a Denim Blue RIT dye.  My messy hanks...
The Ice is Melting

The Ice is Melting

I was reading PDXKnitterati and she had wonderful pictures of the ocean views at her Crafty Mom Weekend.  (How fun would that be?)  The water can put me at peace.  I love the roar of the wind in my face, the crash of the waves, the constant cycle of the waves. Here on...