Croché

… en caso de que no vuelva …

CraftyRie: … en caso de que no regrese … Páginas … en caso de que no vuelva … Me voy a encontrar mi máquina de coser. Recuerdo empacarlo y verlo entrar en el camión de la mudanza. Recuerdo a los deportistas que desempaquetaban el camión y lo metían dentro. Ahora …

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Sunshine in the mail

CraftyRie: Sunshine in the mail Pages Sunshine in the mail Look at the lovely package I received as part of the Sunshine in the Mail swap organised by Seaweed and Raine. Thanks for the sunshine!

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Match for Match – creando una pieza sin un patrón

CraftyRie: Match for Match – creating a piece without a pattern Pages Match for Match – creating a piece without a pattern As you may know, I’m making bubba Joe a crochet dressing gown…. and I’m not using a pattern.I have been using a fabric jacket (purchased)  as a pattern which I …

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Taste testing

CraftyRie: Taste testing Pages Taste testing I’ve been experimenting in the kitchen. A birthday is coming up for a newly diagnosed Diabetic, so I’ve been experimenting to find a recipe suitable for a birthday cake.I made cupcakes with & without sugar using the same recipe and also did the same …

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Disposición de una bata

CraftyRie: Layout of a dressing gown Pages Layout of a dressing gown Below is a picture of what Joe’s dressing gown looks like at the moment.  It has been laid out flat, the front panels (dark blue) have been sewn onto the back and the sleeves have been crocheted across …

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Nuestros espacios creativos …. y un sorteo

CraftyRie: Our Creative Spaces …. and a Giveaway Pages Our Creative Spaces …. and a Giveaway After a month of saying.. “I can’t remember where I’m supposed to increase” and weeks of increasing in the wrong spots (ugh!)… I finally purchased some stitch markers.So…….. does anyone know what the colours …

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Rant

CraftyRie: Rant Pages Rant Ever buy something that wasn’t what you thought it was.Something so simple, so routine that you don’t even bother to check the packaging.Well I did, I bought some honey. BUT, looking at the container, it’s not just honey, it’s only 35% honey the rest being sugar …

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Una abuela diferente

CraftyRie: A different granny Pages A different granny Notice anything different with the granny below? It’s rectangular (or oblongish!) rather than the regular square.I thought I try to make bubba a dressing gown with 2 rectangular front pieces, a large one for the back and smaller ones for the arms.I’ll …

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Is this too loose?

CraftyRie: Is this too loose? Pages Is this too loose? It’s cold down here in southern Tasmania.My little bubs hands are always cold because he always has his arms in the air.Solution… Arm warmers. I spoke with mum (the worlds most experienced knitter) and she advised me to use a …

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Getting my stamp on!

CraftyRie: Getting my stamp on! Pages Getting my stamp on! Spent some time today rummaging through packing boxes, until I found this…. to then make this… So I can post them like this…. Hmm, actually looking at my stamp, I think it’s the first time it’s ever been used… Sad …

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