Tag: crochet

A DIY Baby Shower: Knitted Baby Owls

My sister is having a baby so I made a knitting TO-DO list. If you’re into knitting, check out the free pattern for my Knitted Baby Bunting. She wanted her baby shower and nursery to be owl themed…. Read More

Yarn dying at home!

I got home from a long office day and decided that I needed to do something hands-on and creative. My computer legs were tired of sitting. I took one long look at my yarn stash and finally decided… Read More

When the Husband is Away, the Crafts Come Out to Play

The HB is on a 10 day ramble somewhere very South. I get pictures sent daily to my phone of sights they’ve seen, food they’ve eaten and things they’ve done. They even sent me a picture of the… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: The Tucking Tails of Enterlac

I obviously love to knit and I like to try new things. I saw a lot of patterns in the past couple of years that looked like a basket weave. I thought, “Holy crap – nope, can’t do… Read More

Zombie Photoshoot and our Black Friday Sale!!!

If we haven’t announced it yet, we are RE-announcing it now.  On Black Friday, the day AFTER Thanksgiving, our store Coffee & T, will be participating in the “Home-Made Black Friday Sale.” If you click on the button… Read More

Make it RAIN

Sometimes a gals yarn stash can get away from her. When you spend your days hiding yarn in random cubbies, using it as decor, storing it in the closet and in bags, you never realize how much it… Read More

Birthdays & Ribbon Cuttings

September 6th is my birthday and because Lion Brand (a yarn company since 1878) must have known this, they had the ribbon cutting of their newest store ON MY BIRTHDAY. The Lion Brand Outlet opened its doors yesterday…. Read More

MONSTER Socks

(This blog entry is not intended for experienced sock knitters, unless you want a good laugh at the girl knitting her first pair…) Tara has been on a sock knitting kick and I have always wanted to knit… Read More

I want to get Sudsy!

I love crocheted and knit washcloths. The idea of using a sponge to do dishes grosses me out. Maybe it’s because of all of the male roommates I’ve lived with who would pollute the sponge with meats and… Read More

Grandma’s stash

Tara and I have been staying with my grandma for a few days now. Tara, my mom and I went  treasure hunting, looked through pressed flowers for pin back buttons and other pieces of jewelry.  Next on the… Read More