Category Archives: On my sticks

I Have Been Absent, of Late . . .


True confessions.  I don’t know exactly why it is, but, I just have not been taking the time to blog as much as I would like to, or used to anyway.  Maybe because I just don’t feel inspired enough???  Or, heaven forbid, … Continue reading

Posted in crochet, Destashing, GMa Ellen, Health and Wellbeing, I'm A Threadie!, inspiration, journal, Knit and Crochet, knitting, knitting projects, My Crochet Creations, My crochet designs, my list of things-to-do, My quest to healthy living, On my sticks, Productivity, thread, UFO's | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Doing Some Serious De-Stashing, with some SERIOUSLY BIG STITCHES.


Hey!  Hope you all are having a fabulous weekend.  Mine is spent keeping busy . . . as usual. I have been looking at these two huge stashes of yarn for quite some time now and thinking to myself . … Continue reading

Posted in Caron Pound Of Love yarn, handmade, Happiness, journal, knitting, knitting needles, Lion Brand Yarn, On my sticks, Productive Living, Productivity, UFO's, Un-Finished Projects, yarn, yarn stash | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

I Am Of Two Minds On The Matter – Cotton Dishcloths


S-o-o-o-o . . . Do you knit and/or crochet???  What are your favorite dishcloths?  Me?  I once was a die-hard crochet dishcloth fanatic.  That is, until I started knitting.  I have fallen in love with Grandmother’s Favorite Dishcloths.  I actually have … Continue reading

Posted in Beginner Knitting, blog links, Cotton Yarn, craft blogs, Creativity, crochet, crochet links, crochet patterns, diy, diy gifts, diy home fashion, Free Crochet Pattern, GMa Ellen Crochet gifts, handmade, Happiness, home decor, home fashion, inspiration, Knit and Crochet Pattern links, knitting, Knitting inspiration, knitting links, knitting pattern link, knitting projects, Lion Brand Yarn, My Favorite Things, my list of things-to-do, On my sticks, Organic cotton yarn, yarn | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Comby Sampler Set | Knitting Kits | Producers of Knitting Needles in USA and Europe


Comby Sampler Set | Knitting Kits | Producers of Knitting Needles in USA and Europe. Very excited to have received this set in the mail the other day!  My first ‘quality’, and  interchangeable, knitting needles. An ideal set for introducing interchangeable needles to … Continue reading

Posted in Happiness, knitting, knitting needles, Learning to knit, On my sticks | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Caron’s Simply Soft, simply knit . . .


So here’s a thing I have been working on for about a week and a half or so.  No pattern, just a concept.  I chose my circular knitting needles size 11.  Grabbed some Simply Soft yarn, color – grey, from … Continue reading

Posted in crochet, crochet books, Crochet inspiration, fashion, handmade, Happiness, inspiration, knitting, knitting needles, Learning to knit, my crochet library, On my sticks, style, UFO's, Un-Finished Projects, Works in progress, yarn stash | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

Just sharing, a little this and that . . .


So, I haven’t posted anything in a while.  Mostly I have been practicing (and un-practicing) my new knitting skills.  Some fun.   This morning I am sitting here contemplating the rapid passing of time.  Good grief!  Just last weekend the … Continue reading

Posted in Colors for Fall, Cotton Yarn, Creativity, crochet, Crochet inspiration, fashion colors, FO - finished objects, handmade, Happiness, inspiration, journal, knitting, Learning to knit, Life, On my sticks, Productive Living, shopping, UFO's, Un-Finished Projects, Works in progress, yarn, yarn stash | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Knitting Journal . . . Seed Stitch II


Sooo . . . who says knitting is faster than crochet!?!  I beg to differ.  But, then again, I am still a beginner.  😀 I am working on learning the Seed Stitch II . . . according to: This is … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, inspiration, journal, knitting, learn a new craft, Learning to knit, my list of things-to-do, On my sticks, yarn | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments