This week I decided to work on Mermaid’s Quilt. I started it last August, but it keeps getting pushed to the back of the line because of other commitments. I decided it was going to be a priority this week and I wanted to get at least all the squares sewn together. Took it out, pressed all the strip piecing I had already sewn together. … Continue reading Stitchin Saturday # 7
This week has been slow as far as making things goes. Honestly, most of my creative time was spent organizing this site. I am not sure if everyone knows but this month I started a mommy blog – A Bustling Home. I started talking about all kinds of things on this site that I really wanted to talk about but had nothing to do with … Continue reading Stitchin Saturday #6
This week I won a Blogger Recognition Award. I am so excited and grateful that people like my site and what I have to say. I was nominated by Lori at Fleur De Flamenco. Her site is all about her journey with Flamenco dancing in Kentucky. She inspires me because she found something in life she wanted, then went and got it. I have seen … Continue reading I Won a Blogger Recognition Award!
My tips for a great square # 3. Continue reading Crumpets and Tea – Crochet Square
This was a good week for my stores! I had orders for two blankets and one pig doll. The first blanket order was for a Checkered Hearts Baby Blanket in Pink. I love this blanket. The way the hearts stand out in the squares give it the impression of squares sewn together but it is all worked in continuous rows. The second blanket order was … Continue reading Stitchin Saturday #5
How Crochet Octopus Toys help Premature Babies in the NICU. Continue reading Octopus Toys for Preemies
This week was pretty good for my hooks. I started a sweater just for me from a kit Mermaid “bought” me for Christmas. I also got an order for a Checkered Hearts Baby Blanket so off to the yarn store I went. I love getting orders for baby things; it just makes me happy to know that something I made will wrap a little … Continue reading Stitchin Saturday #4