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A Little Thing

Sometimes I feel the weight of starting again in a new place. The to do list (or more like the “want done” list) is so long. The number of imperfections my detailed eye sees each day is high. I remember…

Crochet Violet

I have loved using the crocheted flower bookmarks I started making a few months ago. They are a quick project and have inspired me to make more flower patterns. Here’s a free pattern for a violet.

Not Perfect

You may have heard this story. It is of some people group of long ago with intricate and beautiful handwork. It was said that they purposefully left a flaw in each work of their hands in acknowledgement that they were…

Crocheted Chrysanthymum

It is Spring and I can’t wait to get a garden going. But for now, all my flowers are crocheted. I gave some to my bookworm daughter and she has been loving them. They also made great Christmas presents for…

My Kitchen

When we first saw what is now our house, the kitchen was not inspiring. In fact it alone was enough to make me strongly dislike this house. But there are a lot of other things this house has going for it…

The Art of Freedom

My actual garden has been very finicky this year and so I may blame that in part for all of the crocheted flowers I’ve been making. Since I found a fun purpose for them I kinda went crazy. A week…

Crochet Rose Bookmarks

Didn’t you always want to save your page with a rose? And not come back later to find it wilted? Check out my store link to purchase crocheted rose bookmarks. They make great gifts too for the book-loving girl or woman….

Quilted Curtains

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about making a quilt… What I mean by that is that I see some gorgeous quilt and I want to make one, then I remember how much work it would be and quickly it…

Doll Sweater

My little one that just turned 3 loves to dress her dolly. It runs in the family. Her 9 year old sister likes to take fabric and sew it into clothes for her dolls and stuffed animals. For the little one’s…

A New Day a New Look

Today is pretty exciting for me. My husband makes incredible websites and we just updated mine majorly. I love the new look but it’s more than just that. My store and blog are together now and there’s a lot of…