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Stretchy beading cord is my new best friend. Hate trying to put a bracelet on by myself. Here are some beaded bracelets I made from my stash of upcycled goodies.
The essential summer road trip crafts for me include cotton yarn for no-brainer dishcloths, bag of upcycled beads and my e-book reader. And Twizzlers … Beach time … Hope you are enjoying your day wherever you are!
Add another craft to the list! I’ve started playing with making jewelry. I’ve posted about the Upcycle Exchange before and recently picked up some fun vintage beads I used to make earrings. Aren’t the green raspberry beads fun? And these … Continue reading
This was the first year I made scarves for the athletes participating in the winter Special Olympics. I saw so many amazing scarves from past years and decided to try my hand at creating a sampler pattern. I love making … Continue reading
My hook has been in action non-stop over the last several weeks spurred by the turn to colder temps here in St. Louis. The snap in the air brings me joy this year, for some reason, but I’m sure the … Continue reading
We’ve been watching a lot of baseball the last two weeks as the Cardinals fought their way into the World Series. So I’ve been crocheting a lot in front of the TV, making fingerless gloves for special orders. This is … Continue reading
Add great people to amazing fall weather and my favorite activity and you have the ingredients for a wonderful day! My daughter, step mom and I had sooo much fun at Mariposa/Big River Farms‘ Alpaca Farm Day. This is the … Continue reading
Now that the weather has turned cooler, I’m firing up my size S crochet hook and designing double chunky projects for fall. These pillows were crocheted with two strands of super chunky yarn – thus double chunky. I made a … Continue reading
There are so many great ideas and ways to customize the links to your SM homes that can really “seal the deal” with your blog/website design. Check out these great icon sets: Little Box of Ideas Lego Icons – Don’t … Continue reading