Monthly Archives: March 2011

kcbwday4/Whatever Happened to That Baby Blanket

I wonder what happens to the crocheted baby blankets,I give as baby shower gifts. I’m sure that as some of the baby girls grow older, the baby blankets will be reused as doll blankets.  I also believe that some baby blankets have been passed on … Continue reading

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My Yarn Stash/2kcbwday3

I think my yarn stash is fairly organized.  As I have written in a previous post, it’s my crochet hooks, I can’t keep up with. I also have trouble keeping my knitting needles together.   My yarn I keep in various locations … Continue reading

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Crocheting Hats/2kcbwday2

2010 was a good year in the improvement of my crocheting skills.  I  opened my Etsy shop in June of 2009.  But I was very ill ,at that time, and didn’t list anything to sell for several months.  In 2010,   … Continue reading

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Cashmere

Today’s topic for Knitting and Crochet Blog week focuses on yarn choice. But, before I write about yarn choices, I have good news to share.  I  had my first Etsy Shop sale. It was the gray beret pictured above. I am very happy.  … Continue reading

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Too Tired To Crochet

I haven’t crocheted anything for a few days. I’m still very tired from Tuesday when  I went out for my doctor’s appointment.  Everything went well. Although, I took my wheelchair, I didn’t use it very much . I walked with … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s Outing

I probably won’t crochet today or tomorrow. I have a medical appointment tomorrow.  I’ll use my time and energy today to prepare for that. I am so thankful for Access A Ride, NYC Para Transit Service. A  van comes and takes … Continue reading

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Gettting Ready For Spring

Well one thing I did, to get ready for Spring, was to change the background theme on my blog to “Greenery”.   It is very green indeed. It is a little too green for my taste, but I’ll leave it for … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day.

Yesterday, was St. Patrick’s Day. I’m not Irish or Catholic. I know very little about St. Patrick.   But, I usually cook corn beef , cabbage and white potatoes in honor of the holiday. Instead, I had chicken and rice prepared by someone … Continue reading

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I Wish There Were More Television Shows About Knitting and Crocheting.

I am still crocheting the black and purple scarf for P. I hope to be finished soon. I also made a list of yarn I need to order next week. I have a doctor’s appointment next week.  It will be … Continue reading

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Book Suggestion

As I have shared many times, I love to crochet hats. In 2010, I purchased several  books on crocheting hats.  Lisa Gentry is the author of the book, Crochet Celebrity Slouchy Beanies for the Family. The book was published by Leisure … Continue reading

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