Tag: button

Craft Sabbatical: Gay Clay Buttons!

I heart buttons! They make me so happy. I can’t really explain why, but they do.

Soon-to-be-Apron-Wearing-Wife!

My younger sister is getting married. I get to say younger a lot, since I’m the oldest, of many. But, due to the nature of marrying into the military, the planning was done with a tight date in… Read More

Thinking while Hair Pinning

Sometimes when I am deep in concentration about something, I need to make my hands busy to help free up my mind. Last night I began pondering the future of my crafting. Could it be more? So I… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: Hair Pins

I got this new haircut that I’m just not 100% thrilled with. I think it looks like a boy’s shag cut from the 70’s. So, instead of sulking, I decided to make girly hair clips to put in… Read More

Sisterhood of the traveling stitch

Tara came for a ANOTHER visit last weekend (I am so lucky!!)  We talked over what is currently in our store, swapped some yarn and got motivated. First, Tara found a fun mitten pattern for us to try… Read More

Day 3: Button Pairings & Pancakes

By CourTney & Tara CourTney: Cowl Mania. AGAIN. I don’t joke. I finished 2 more today! I can’t stop. I have to put the knitting needles down but I can’t… It’s a good cowl though. I wanted to… Read More

FO Joys!!

Hello world,   I finished my first sweater and I’m so excited! The sweater is a Lion Brand pattern: Sketchbook Cardigan.  I used The LB Collection Superwash Merino in Dijon.  My sweater took a little under 4 full… Read More

Encyclopedia-bot-tanica

by CourTney & Tara CourTney:  New day, new adventure.  Tara has joined the Craftapaloza, as she coined it.  Today’s goal: pressed flower pin-back buttons.  I remember my Master Gardener grandma used to press the flowers from her garden,… Read More

The Treasure Hunt

While growing up I learned that if I ever need anything in the stuff/craft world, I was to always check with grandma and grandpa first. They have everything in the world! (and I am NOT exaggerating). I decided… Read More

48 hours of distractions and a Flea Market?

My 48 hours are up. I was pretty successful, given the amount of tasks I gave myself. I did get a little sidetracked on Saturday and went to the Brooklyn Flea Market. Here’s my issue with the “flea… Read More