Back to Christmas Presents

Next week it’s officially May. That means only 8 months until Christmas. Normal people do not have a problem with this timeline. Those of us that handcraft gifts are already in a panic. I had originally started this afghan for someone in my family, but after the first square, decided the colours were wrong soRead more

YoYo Shawl Done!

I finished the YoYo shawl tonight – it’s soaking in Eucalan at the moment (since it’s wool) and then I’ll block it. Thanks so much for all of your kind words. Run, don’t walk and go buy some YoYo! Many people have asked me where to buy this yarn. I don’t get any commissions, butRead more

Busy weekend

My hook was flying this weekend. I finished a comfortghan for a member of Toronto Hookups who recently lost a family member. The squares were donated by our guild members and I compiled them into the finished ghan. And my shawl seems to have drawn great interest from fellow crocheters. I’m almost half way doneRead more

Sirdar YoYo Shawl

Honestly, I’m like a little kid with a new toy. There’s nothing wrong with my old toys, but they get tossed back into the stash pile when something new comes along…lol I gave into the temptation and bought YoYo by Sirdar. I hesitated to buy it because the price was around $45/ball, but when youRead more