I love getting a request for a special order. Well 90% of the time I love it. My crazy friend from college who finds a random picture on the internet and asks me to make if for her at cost, in time for her to give it to someone else in a few days – not so much. Seriously she sent me a picture of a … Continue reading Special Orders Make Me Happy
Have you ever seen a pattern picture and fell in love? You rush out and buy the yarn just knowing that you are going to love it when it is done? I recently purchased a book on crochet sweaters because I fell in love with the picture of one cap sleeve cardigan. It is lacy and only has one little button near the neck. I went … Continue reading Patterns with errors
Today I was assembling a set of twin moose dolls for a Etsy customer. I wanted to check that I had all the parts made and they all matched. When it hit me – I am the Frankenstein of crochet dolls. I have all the parts laid out and I switch them around to make sure they all fit just right. I told my husband and … Continue reading Sometimes I feel a little like Frankenstein
I received a special order for a blanket. Awesome right? Originally I made it in green for myself. When I shared a picture of it on Facebook one of my husbands cousins wanted on to give as a birthday present. Still awesome right? I bought the yarn and started working on it. On the second day my daughter (2 yrs old) starts looking at it. … Continue reading A special order that might get stolen.