Well, if you haven’t noticed, macrame is back in a big way. It is hip, boho, and a completely modern take on a retro tradition. Unfortunately, not many people know how to macrame so it has become a bit of a lost art. Since the trend started to fade back in the late 70s, many moms didn’t pass the skill down to their kids, quite unlike crochet or knitting. Read more
My yarn and hooks have sat untouched for weeks. My many projects have been abandoned and my blog planner has been left shut. All for a very sweet, incredible and amazing reason… Read more
After 34 weeks, I finally got around to making my first project for my soon to arrive little dude. Up until now, I have been so busy designing other projects, but it struck me the other day that he is coming VERY soon, and I have a lot of things I want to make for him. I decided to get started with a quick and easy hat. This way I could have at least one project finished and complete before I get too overwhelmed.
One sign of a truly successful crochet project is when no one can actually tell if it was handmade or store bought. I love when people are genuinely surprised when they find out I made something. Read more
I love when crochet projects are not only adorable, but also extremely functional. These crochet face scrubbies are definitely both of those things.
Back a couple years ago now, we were decorating our first nursery ever. I was very sure that I didn’t want a pink nursery, but that I still wanted feminine touches for our sweet girl. We received a beautiful woodland inspired quilt from my husband’s aunt, and I was sold on the colour scheme. It was peaches, nudes, forest greens, navys, browns, etc. Read more
As some of you know, this week has been pretty crazy in our household. Our dog tore his ACL a couple months back, and we had the knee repaired on Tuesday. Read more
What a weekend! On Saturday we had our big gender reveal party. We wanted to keep it country, so we did a chalk and tannerite explosion in our own backyard. Read more