Last week I wrote about the fuzzy lips sewing kit that I did in seventh grade. I found another project, a pillow, that I designed myself out of the scraps of cloth my grandmother had in her sewing room. I used her sewing machine, too. I’m surprised at my thirteen-year-old self’s ingenuity and creativity. It […]Read More Seventh Grade Patchwork Pillow
Back in March, my friend Amanda lent me a tatting shuttle and some crochet thread after she had shown me tatting. Amanda did a demonstration on how to do it, and I thought it looked pretty. A few nights after that, I tried to teach myself. And I tried. I just couldn’t do it. I […]Read More Look, Ma, I’m tatting!
I’m getting ready for fall and am ready for fall. That means pumpkins, my birthday, and crisp, cool weather. Though I will sadly miss summer, fall is great time to celebrate the fruits of the previous season, be they actually fruit or the proverbial kind. I have given some thought to my previous ambitions to […]Read More Fall Fair Season Revisted
The Random Number Generator has spoken, and the winner is…. Let’s see….comment number two would be CZSKNITS! Congratulations! I will be contacting you shortly on Ravelry to get your information to send your package out to you. Thank you to all who entered!Read More And the winner is…..
You’ve probably noticed I’ve done a few housekeeping things around here, like took the busy logo header off, and played with the columns. I’ve got to come up with a good logo soon. That’s something that I will play with down the road. Right now, a big Impact font header will just have to do. […]Read More Housekeeping and Haan Crafts
Foster Care to Success is a great organization that I support. FC2S takes care of foster kids in college. Every year for Valentine’s Day, they send care packages to foster kids in college, and included is a red scarf. These scarves are donated by knitter and crocheters all over the country, and even world. Have […]Read More The Red Scarf Project
Ludicraft is coming up on it’s 150th post! To celebrate, I thought I’d have a quick contest/giveaway. Interested? If you are, leave me a comment below. Here’s the awesome stuff you could win! A skein/ball/hank of NICE new yarn. A small knit item by yours truly. Some coffee or tea (specify which in your comment) […]Read More Now, YOU win something!