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.
November can be gray and drab, so I wanted to add a pop of color. I combined a black cashmere-blend yarn with pink boucle to add a little brightness and softness to an otherwise dreary month:
October has a little chill in the air, so I ventured into hats this month. Taking a little inspiration from summer, I designed Bee-Hive hats:
Since September is back to school month, I decided to work with bright colors. I came up with this swirl-square scarf:
My May creation is in honor of Memorial Day:
It’s been a while since I posted my projects, but I HAVE been keeping up to date. Here is my April project: a boa made from a skein of sequined yarn.
I’m a little behind in posting this, but here is my March 2014 scrap yarn scarf. I used 4 balls of solid colored yarn (worsted weight) plus 1 ball of variegated yarn that matched the solid colors. That was a lucky scrap find! I made 11 squares using the solid colors, sewed them together,…… Continue reading Craftolution Creation: Log Cabin Variation Scarf
First creation in my Craftolution Project! I call this the Picket-Fences Scarf because it reminds me of the old picket fence we used to have around our yard in Massachusetts. It is made with worsted weight yarn.
I don’t know about you, but after crafting for…a very long time, I have a pile of scrap yarn. Some of this “scrap” isn’t even scrap. There are unrolled skeins and enough balls to make one entire project! Therefore, I pledge to you my craftolution for 2014: Using nothing but my scrap yarn, I…… Continue reading New Year’s Craftolution