I've slowly been trying to make reusable versions of disposable items I use daily. One of those this is cotton rounds, you know, the ones you use to take off make up or use face toner. I've been using these little guys for a while now and found that: it is a total pain trying… Continue reading Wash Bag
disclosure: some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. For ages Mr. E has had to work around all these little hexi's - on the coffee table, in the kitchen, he's even found them… Continue reading Do You EPP?
I actually started this project as pot holders but once they were completed I thought they were too pretty to be stuffed in a drawer - so now Mr. E and I have matching mug rugs I also have a very hard time cutting a straight line, so I figured why fight it? I'll just… Continue reading The Potholder Who Became A Mug Rug
I had been trying to decide what I wanted to do for an Easter craft, and there are bunnies everywhere. And then this idea hit me - an Easter Lamb. I am so excited to have found these safety eyes for this project. I used the loop stitch to create the wooly appearance. When working… Continue reading An Easter Lamb
Between searching the web and applying for jobs, I've been doing a little bit of designing and knitting. While I am hoping that we don't have enough cold weather left this season to share all of these, the view out my window says I might be wrong. So for now, more hats! I love how… Continue reading Unemployment = ample crafting time
March really has come in like a lion – 3 Nor’easters in the last 2 weeks, with even more snow forecasted here in the Lakes region! I don’t remember it being so cold and snowy the last few St. Patrick Day’s. To help keep the cold at bay, I knit up a cabled cowl with…… Continue reading Snug Cabled Cowl
I think the staggering of the white stitches on the main color of the hat look like falling snowflakes – and there are two Nor’easters in one week here in NH so snow is on my mind. I wanted to add a pompom to the hat but I also wanted to be able so show…… Continue reading Snow Falling Baby Hat