You can read about the beginning of this adventure here. I’ve had this wool yarn laying around for FOREVER and decided it would be a perfect candidate in my ombre dyeing project. It’s Lion Brand and 100% wool. I tried looking for it again, but couldn’t find it so it might have been discontinued. Like I… Read More My Dyeing Adventures: Ombre!
When I try something, I do a little research and jump whole-heartedly into the task. Usually these attempts fail and I learn a whole bunch of lessons that I can either apply to the next time I try it or decide it’s just not for me and never attempt it again. There’s so many inspiring… Read More My Dyeing Adventures: Intro
The Scarf Sweater uses a simple lace stitch and is knit in one piece. This simple designs allows for it to be worn in many different ways, creating a very versatile piece. With the lace stitch, it makes the piece perfect for summer nights, a warm accessory for winter days and a must-have for those… Read More Scarf Sweater
About a week ago, I attempted to make a flower crown. I’m getting married in less than two weeks and wanted to make one for the big day. It was a failure… not a complete failure, it wasn’t too bad to look at, but I definitely felt I could’ve done a better job. Anyways, I… Read More Flower crown
I fell in love with a kimono, but could not for the life of me find a photo of the front of the kimono. When I did (on someone’s blog post), I was sorely disappointed because the front wasn’t as awesomely cute as the back. Sooooo, my solution was to make my own design. After… Read More Summer Kimono
There’s always a point with my yarn skeins where it starts to get skeletal and with one wrong move, the whole thing ends up in a tangled mess. I’ve found that rolling it into a yarn ball prevents the tangled mess and helps ease my nervousness about accidentally moving or touching the skeleton skein. The… Read More How to roll a perfect yarn ball
I was on Pinterest one day, pinning away when I came across Jessica’s link for a blanket sweater. I fell in love with it instantly and wanted to make one in my free time. Shortly after, I came across Steph’s Southwestern Style Throw. Gorgeous design made in a corner to corner style with crochet. Maybe… Read More Southwestern Cocoon Sweater