*This post contains affiliate links. When you are just starting a new hobby it is always hard to know exactly what you really need. If you walk down the aisles of any hobby store there are all kinds of things to choose from for crochet alone. There are hooks (plastic, bamboo or metal), there … Continue reading 10 Essential Notions for Crochet
This week has been a good week. I finished several things and I love the feeling of accomplishment I get when I finish a big project. It is almost as good as a brownie – almost. I like to put them in the center of my dining room table so I can look at them … Continue reading Stitchin’ Saturday #3
Find Moogly's Post for Square #2 here. Link to the pattern on Salena Baca Crochet is here. The designer for this square is Salena Baca. I learned about her last week on Marly Bird's podcast 'Yarn Thing.' I have to tell you that I loved her interview so much I was looking at her sites before I … Continue reading Danyel’s Square
Everyone has a stash of supplies for their favorite hobby. Some are lucky and have just one others (I am so guilty of this) have multiple stashes. Currently I am hiding supplies from Hubby for crochet, knitting, quilting, cross stitch, scrapbooking, card making, art journaling, jewelry making, candle making, and a whole range of baking … Continue reading Ways to build your stash responsibly.
This week has been a busy one here in the BlinkingCat Studio (by studio I mean my living room, the studio is full of boxes of yarn). I got a special order for two bunnies so those have been the main things I have been working on. Stars of the Week Blue & Green Bunnies … Continue reading Stitchin Saturday #2
How I chose my materials and how I am going to stay organized for this year long project.
My notes on Moogly 2017 CAL Square 1.
Now that I am getting into a groove with this blog I am going to try yet another new thing. Stitchin Saturdays. My hopefilled plan is to post every Saturday about my wips. In the past I only ever had one wip at a time. Bless my little OCD heart but I couldn't function if … Continue reading Stitchin Saturday #1
A quick review of the Cat Butt Coasters from Indoor Cat Crochet
My thoughts on working the pattern, the designer, the yarn and my results.