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Hello! This is my first post of what I hope to be many. Above is my little iron man cutie I made for a friend. He’s my second crochet doll, the first being a captain america that looks a bit off so I’m not going to post him haha I do not have a proper pattern as I just made it up as I went but here are some loose directions; 420 more words


All the Fun of the Feast and Fayre

Well. hello there!  Tuna checking in.  I hope everyone is keeping fine and dandy?  I should have written this last week but blame the heatwave for my lack of action. 548 more words


The Things Pinterest can Talk You Into

Its summer and its hot and maybe steamy and its hard to really get into a sizable project. We need little stuff to work on. Little, pretty, and perhaps utterly useless stuff. 502 more words


In Which Life Imitates Art. Or Vice Versa. Or Summat.

Well, I’m back. Properly back, but more on that later.

The ridiculous thing was that in my IVF-befuddled state, I clean forgot to mention that my column is in this month’s… 716 more words


Are You Looking For Gift Ideas?

Just a little follow-up  from  my Previous Post  Are you stuck for gift ideas? Are you into ‘retro’ crafts? Then do I have the perfect answer for you, these patterns are from my latest purchase of the 1930’s ‘Complete Needlecraft’ by Agnes M Miall  … now are you sat on the edge of your seat ? 184 more words


Nothing Says Awkward Like a Third Shoe.

It’s finally here: Summer! Among other things that means finished crochet projects…and it’s about damn time.

I started a pair of baby shoes to match a certain baby hat quite a while (at least a month) ago; they were meant to be part of a quick baby gift to take to a shower that was the second week of June. 374 more words


The Human Movement and the Artisan

The artisan movement is fueled by a search for human scale products, things made by hands not machines. A yearning for something simpler, of… 171 more words

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