This post is late! Sorry! I had this post lined up for my usual Friday upload schedule but instead of writing about the show, I was at the show. Forgive me for the delay, but here’s what went down: A few weeks ago I was in the car with my dad (we call him Papa) … More Phantom of the Papa
It’s the first day of Summer! …at least…it is the day I’m writing this post. I am anticipating wearing more skirts this year. I have already taken a few opportunities to put on some casual dresses and was pleasantly surprised. I remember pulling a couple out, 100% expecting to hate how it looked, but I … More De-Poufing My Skirts
I have been making toques to give away to the homeless as part of my charity project, The Sidewalk Sock Project. Since I began, I have branched out to make both socks AND hats because why not stay warm from head to toe? I had piles of hats waiting to be stitched together and have … More DIY Yarn Stamps
I’ve been cutting my own hair for a few years now. I don’t claim to be an expert at all and there’s definitely technique issues with how I get my cut, however I’m usually pretty happy with the final look and that’s all that matters, really. When I was a kid, my mom used to … More Self Haircut
Each member of my immediate family has some kind of crafty talent. Dad’s a graphic designer and product photographer, big sis is a wedding and portrait photographer/videographer, and momma, well, she’s a potter! She has been doing pottery for about 7 years now, growing her repertoire and experimenting with designs and techniques, much like myself. … More Meeting of the Crafts
We have officially taken down our Christmas tree, and even though Christmas day is already just a faint memory, it still makes me a little sad! I’ve never been a huge fan of Christmas ornaments. What I mean by that is I like the tree to be properly decorated with sets of baubles–maybe 2 or … More Oh Deer, Is Christmas Over Already?
We recently renovated our floor by replacing all our downstairs carpets with hardwood. As Winter approaches, it has become very apparent that wood is not very insulating and the floors are now icy cold–not very fun to step on! While I am partial to socks, I decided house booties might offer a little more protection … More Crochet House Booties