Monthly Archives: December 2017

Vintage Finds: Apron Stamped for Embroidery

This was an E-bay find.   It has only just arrived and has yet to be considered with regards to colors.  But the roses will go well with my upcycled rose apron.  It even has a pocket.  It will be … Continue reading

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Winter Rainbows

New babies, new afghans.  More photos on my Ravelry.

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Merry Solstice: 4 Days to Go

  Merry Solstice to everyone.  Are you celebrating the shortest day?  We like to celebrate as much as we can.  I’d apologize for getting this out late, but O and I were having fun baking cookies, which was long overdue.  … Continue reading

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Morning Oddities

What happened to Thursday?  It was like this… Describing my morning to my husband during a text exchange: “There was an accident and ambulance at the school turn in at drop off, a federal employee said I was dealing guns … Continue reading

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Auditioning Borders

It’s been a very holiday weekend with the office party and tree hunting.  While the first granny square afghan is nearly finished our tree isn’t decorated yet.  The kids refuse to get up from nap. All that fun with Gramma … Continue reading

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Granny Squares WIP

My first granny squares- no reason to start small. Halfway there with another skein and a half to finish these blankets.  Colorful and simple projects for the holidays.  Slow December coming along well.

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Slow December

Happy December Everyone, We really enjoyed the extra week after Thanksgiving. We didn’t do a lot of prep with it, but we did a little. Today is outside lights, removal of Jack-o-Lanterns and planting crocuses day. Preparations are often a … Continue reading

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