Here you have it, my first ever graph! I wanted to keep things simple as I am new to tapestry crochet and all the color changes can be intimidating. And by intimidating, I mean that I don't like to weave in a million ends, ha! What better way than to involve coffee? I don't know… Continue reading But First, Coffee
It has definitely been a while since I have had the motivation to update the blog. I struggle with postpartum depression and with our large move back to the states, I did not find a primary care doctor to continue with my antidepressant very quickly. I told myself I would be fine and weaned myself… Continue reading I’m here
My oldest kiddo, soon to be 5 years, has always loved playing with her baby dolls and lately has wanted all the accessories for them. We're talking cradle, stroller, shopping cart, car seat, all of it. Well like most parents we aren't made of money so of course I turn to my crafty side to… Continue reading Kids Baby Carrier
I had been wanting to play around with Red Heart scrubby yarn for ages and a few weeks ago I went to town making swiffer pads with it! The scrubby yarn is also fantastic for, as the name suggests, scrubbies haha, and also dish cloths / body cloths for the shower. I am just all around a… Continue reading C2C Swiffer Pad
It has been a long wait, but we finally got our house hold goods shipment! Which means we have all our crap back! I feel like I can finally get myself organized and back on track now that I have my laptop back. I still can't fathom why I did not save it from being… Continue reading My Top 5 Crochet Resources and Blogs
I will be one incredibly happy gal when our stuff finally catches up to us here in Georgia! I must confess that I despise writing blog posts on my phone! Silly me forgot to keep the laptop away from the movers during the great pack-out so away it went 😭. I do however enjoy the… Continue reading Cascading Hearts Pillow
We flung ourselves into the new year with a huge move from our home of 3 years in Sicily, Italy, to Evans, GA! Quite a culture change for sure, but we are absolutely loving the area and being back home near family! Being the crazy people that we are, we went through the home building… Continue reading New year, new house, new hat!
I think I was in denial for a while about having to pick up our life and move again, but here we are! Nothing quite like 5 burly Italian guys and a big moving truck arriving to throw me into reality! This move is exciting and depressing all at once. We have met some absolutely… Continue reading Pack-out Day!
Two back to back posts form me?! What?! Who is this girl and why is she writing on my blog and getting things done!? Let's leave it at I've had a decent amount of coffee and call it a day 😉 After writing up the tutorial for The Bead Stitch, I got to thinking that I… Continue reading Basically Bead-y Chunky Cowl
I have discovered a love for puff stitches. The texture and the way variegated yarns look with them just draws me in. Like fluffy, colorful clouds that I can create all by myself! Which brings me to the bead stitch. It is a lot simpler than it looks! Basically a puff stitch wrapped around a… Continue reading The Bead Stitch