Category Archives: UFO’s

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

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Starting the Mirth Cardi. Crochet project. From Interweave Crochet; Summer 2014


I have been searching for one of these circular type patterns for the longest time.  I am going to give this one a shot.  It really is beautiful.  The pattern says it is an Intermediate level.  (3 of 4).  It … Continue reading

Posted in bohemian, Crochet inspiration, Crochet Lace, crochet links, Crochet Magazine, crochet patterns, crochet thread, fashion, I'm A Threadie!, journal, my crochet library, Photo journal, style, thread, UFO's, Un-Finished Projects, WIP, Works in progress | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Bamboo Blend Yarn + New Square Circular Knitting Needles + Easy Leaves Scarf = ♥


This yarn has been giving me a bit of a challenge.  It is a beautiful bamboo blend, which I have been drooling over since I got it. So, somehow this project just put itself together today.  After trying several different things … Continue reading

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5 1/2 Hour Afghan, and some Ruffle Yarn


A little further (further??? or farther???) on my quest towards de-stashing my yarn . . . Here is my inspiration: The photos don’t really do this one much justice.  I can’t wait to get it finished and permanently on the … Continue reading

Posted in Caron One Pound Yarn, crochet, Crochet inspiration, crochet links, diy, journal, Lion Brand Yarn, my list of things-to-do, Photo journal, UFO's, Un-Finished Projects, WIP, WIPs, Works in progress, yarn, yarn stash | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 8 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

Royal Ball Winder . . . I Can’t Stop! :D


Sooo, I purchased a Royal ball winder online.  Free shipping, pick-up in store, from Walmart.  (I hope that’s not a dirty word.)  I picked it up yesterday after work.  First, I did some organizing, putting my library on a re-purposed book shelf, … Continue reading

Posted in diy, journal, My Favorite Things, my list of things-to-do, organize, recycle, renew, reuse, UFO's, yarn, yarn stash | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

In My Happy Place . . .


Just sharing some stuff . . . knit and crochet, that I have been working on.  Finished and in progress.  😀 I posted photos of this slouchy beanie on my Facebook page and sold it!  I am thinking I should … Continue reading

Posted in Beginner Knitting, Christmas Ornaments, crochet, crochet cowls, Crochet Lace, fashion, FO - finished objects, GMa Ellen Crochet gifts, handmade, journal, knitting, knitting projects, Learning to knit, My Etsy, UFO's, Un-Finished Projects, WIPs, Works in progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 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

Working My Magic, With Vintage Linen Boucle Thread.


He-he.  Well, at least I hope it’s magic!  If you recall, my last post “Vintage Treasures!”, I posted pics of some lovely thread I found at an estate sale.  Well, being the compulsive personality I am, I just dropped everything else I have … Continue reading

Posted in crochet, crochet thread, etsy, fabulous shop, fashion, handmade, Happiness, inspiration, journal, my list of things-to-do, thread, thread stash, UFO's, Un-Finished Projects, Vintage thread, WIP, Works in progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments