Pattern: Fingerless Gloves Size: One size Hook: D3 (3.25 mm) Yarn: Red Heart Stardust Source: “Under My Thumb Gloves” from Crochet Today (Jan/Feb 2012) These pretty fingerless gloves are yet another long-overdue project I started–over a year ago! My first pair of these amazing fingerless glove are posted here: https://crafts.krystalandco.com/fancy-fingerless-gloves/. It’s been so fun getting … Read more Crochet | Sparkly Purple Fancy Fingerless Gloves
I made this mini photo album for a coworker’s baby shower. The card is 6 x 6 (6 x 12 folded in half) and photo pages are 10 x 10, quartered. I’ll upload a template if anyone is interested.
While on my sewing hiatus, my attention turned to paper crafting. A friend let my borrow her spiral punch to make journal covers. I simply punched the long edge of the cardstock, decorated the front, and glued the cover to the front of the journal. The results are cute, personalized journals, perfect for recording thoughts … Read more A Little Craftiness– Journals and Greeting Card Boxes
I caught the card making bug and have been compelled to stamp away. See, this what happens when I make cards–total and utter chaos! LOL! That’s why I don’t do it often. I just get overwhelmed with all the stuff! This card is for a friend whose birthday is coming up. I copied this right … Read more Card Blitz–I’m Feeling the Rose Stamp!
Pattern Description: Amy Butler Sweet Greetings Portfolio, “Designed to hold Amy’s paper crafting projects inside. Perfect for organizing your cards, gift tags, and other paper crafts.” This pattern can be downloaded for free. Pattern Sizing: Large, 7.5″ x 11″; small, 7″ x 5.5″ Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you … Read more Review | Amy Butler Sweet Greetings Portfolio
It snowed today in North Carolina, and Raleigh got 4-6 inches of the white stuff! I was actually thinking about driving 20 miles to my job in Durham this morning, and then common sense kicked in. I took a vacation day, took some pictures of the snow, watched the inauguration of President Barack Obama (raises … Read more Snow and Cardmaking Frenzy