We've been a bit busy around here lately. Wonderful friends that we made in Sicily have also moved back to the states, and we were able to host some of the BEST people I know at our house in the past two weeks. I feel extremely lucky to have met such awesome people who will… Continue reading Cold Office Wrap
It has been a hot minute since I have written a stitch tutorial! This will actually be only my 3rd one, but I know how helpful they can be, especially when it isn't one of the more common stitches out there and I am about to publish a pattern that uses it. Pattern and stitch… Continue reading Paired Double Crochet
I've got a quick and beginner friendly pattern for you today! Use up some stash yarn, make a quick gift, or make one for yourself! Color combos are endless! I really am in love with this tote bag! I wanted to keep it simple, functional, and of course cute! Worked in the round and made… Continue reading Market Tote Bag
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 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
Today I would like to introduce Hurricane Shawl-y! My pun always intended husband came up with the name and it of course stuck! A couple of weeks ago above mentioned husband of mine surprised me with some GORGEOUS tonal yarn from Knit Picks! It is 100% merino wool, something I have not had the luxury… Continue reading Hurricane Shawl-y and Disaster Relief Auction