Monthly Archive: May 2015

May 31

Squirrel Tale

Hi Friends, Spring brings brings lots of nature’s wonders and I just see all the activity everywhere. One of the busiest creatures in my yard are the squirrels  For me it’s all about those bushy tails I saw a knitting pattern for a squirrel & I was fascinated on how the tail is made I decided I …

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May 30

Dreamsicle Cowl

Hi Friends, A ball of yarn the colour of Orange Creamsicle just had to be a concotion for a cowl The definition of a concotion is to devise, using skill and intelligence; contrive: concoct a plan. Here is my plan lol I had just one ball of Needful  Piccadilly yarn  ,this bulky orange ,sparkle and ribbon …

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May 24

Cable Braided Bracelet

Hi Friends, A new way to make a necklace  appeared on my screen, and of course you know me I had to try it :)The pattern is called Cabled Braided Necklace by Olga Jazzy  http://olgajazzy.com/cable-braided-necklace/. She said this is a  great little technique to share with you. Something last minute that you can make for either …

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May 23

Tisket a Tasket my Crochet Basket

Hi Friends, I have been on a basket mode lately. A couple of friends talked me into going on Pinterest…. where does the time go lol. I heard it was time consuming before , so I actually stayed away from it  . So … I just had to look .. Yeah I looked & pinned …

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May 17

Chained & Buttoned Friendship Bracelet

Hi Friends, Today is a little post about a fast and easy bracelet There are so many cool yarns out there and all knitters and crocheters have small balls of left over yarns to use up  I saw an image, while perusing Pinterest, of a crocheted wrap bracelet that also looked adjustable, so I thought …

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May 16

Baby Owl Shoes

Hi Friends, Hoot Hoot little owls …..  What a cute idea for baby booties The Baby Owl Booties  are on the blog called ” damn it Janet,let’s crochet ”    These were inspired by several owl booties she saw while searching through Google. Aren’t they adorable? A must have for your newborn The booties will fit newborn …

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May 10

Tumbling Bunny Pal

Hi Friends, I saw this pattern for Tumbling Bunnies and had to make one 😉  These bunnies are tumbly, acrobatic little beanbags to toss into the hands of a child or some not so young They can make anyone smile I found ithis pattern  on Simply Notable  http://www.simplynotable.com/2013/tumbling-bunnies/ You can make the Tumbling Bunny Pal in any weight yarn …

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May 09

Calypso Coral Lacy Cowl

Hi friends. A gorgeous lacy cowl is just the extra accessory for spring and summer I had a ball of Patons Lace in a colour called calypso coral that is gorgeous :)This yarn is a soft, lace weight yarn with a beautiful halo that’s perfect for lightweight garments and accessories. I had a pattern called Kuusk …

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May 03

Prism Sparkle Infinity Scarf

Hi friends, That is one of my projects for this week A gorgeous Infinity scarf ,done in beautifully spun Dk/Sport weight yarn, hand dipped for unbelievable colour ,with a touch of metallic. Perfect for any knit or crochet project. This roving style yarn has varying thickness My sister & I went to Mary Maxim in Paris,Ontario. We …

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May 02

Crochet & Felted Yarn Bowl

hi Friends , Have you ever heard of yarn bowl? I had not ,but over the last of year I saw lots of pictures on line. These bowl hold your ball of yarn so it won’t roll away They usually have a small hole or  two  on one side ,to thread the end of the …

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