Craftolution · delicious gift · scrap yarn · winter

Craftolution Creation: Chunky Cowl

For December (my final 2014 Craftolution project!), I made this chunky brown cowl. It is made with Michael’s Loops and Threads yarn (Charisma), and is ridiculously soft and warm. Advertisements

Craftolution · delicious gift · summer

Craftolution Extra: Mini Pouches

I had some left over yarn (again!) from my June projects, so I decided to make a smaller version of the pouches with the remaining yarn.

children · delicious gift · summer

Blanket or Towel…Let the Season Decide

One of the best gifts I got as a kid was a personalized beach towel. I still use it today, some 20 years later: it's a great size to pack if you're traveling and I always know that it's mine. For a long time, I've wanted to crochet a towel. I finally did. Using 100%… Continue reading Blanket or Towel…Let the Season Decide

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Pineapple Lace Afghan

My aunt's 80th birthday was not too long ago. To celebrate, I made her a pineapple lace afghan.

delicious gift · neckwarmer · winter

Sapphire Neck Warmer

SAPPHIRE NECK WARMER   The deep blue of the sapphire gem livens up even the dreariest of days. This neckwarmer brings the jewel-toned goodness to a day at the office, which is always chillier than it needs to be.  

delicious gift · fall · shawl · wrap

Boucle in Bleu

BOUCLE IN BLEU This shawl reminds me of the ocean. The way the water varies in the light and the changing colors in the roll of a waves. Spending time at the beach is a precious childhood memory, and with this shawl, I can wrap myself in those memories.