Monthly Archives: January 2014

January Salt and Pepper by Rhymit on Etsy

I have collected salt and pepper shakers for many years. Here are a few shakers I like from other Etsy Shops. https://www.etsy.com/treasury/NzQ5NzE5NHwyNzI1NjIyODU0/january-salt-and-pepper Advertisements

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Quiet Sunday

Sometimes learning the simplest techniques make a big difference. One thing I have trouble doing is using yarn that come in hanks. I found this YouTube video to be very helpful. http://youtu.be/M_28dl0Fv8c “How to Hand Wind a Hank of Yarn” … Continue reading

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Checkout Youtube video Graze.com – Box 3 Review

I received my first Graze snack box this week. Here is a YouTube video where a family is reviewing the recent box they received. http://youtu.be/whSdTp1nRlQ I liked the snacks in my box. The boxes cost $6 each including shipping. The … Continue reading

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Infinity Scarf and Subscription Boxes

I finished crocheting the infinity scarf shown in the two pictures. I used 2 skeins of Patons Shetland Chunky Yarn. It is a 25% wool 75 % acrylic blend yarn. The color is Aran which is an off white. The … Continue reading

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Crocheting for Charity Goal

I have been thinking about crocheting and knitting for charities for a long time.  Many years ago I crocheted an afghan for an auction that was held for Camp Deerpark. This year I want to actually complete some items and … Continue reading

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Checkout Youtube video -Yarnbox – Hannah’s 5 Favorite Cast Ons

http://youtu.be/kf4YDzhNjgY  I’ve been watching you tube videos on different cast on methods.  I want to improve my knitting skills this year. I crochet a lot better than I knit.  I’ve mostly knitted hats, scarves and a few afghans on straight … Continue reading

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Pink Beret Review

http://apinchofclassy.blogspot.jp/2014/01/a-classy-girly-beret-review.html This is the link to a review of one the berets in my Etsy shop on the blog “A Pinch of Classy”. I really appreciate their interest in my work.

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January Scarves

These are the first two scarves I crocheted using Red Heart  Sashay Boutique Yarn. One is a chain scarf and the other is a ruffle scarf. I have two more skeins of the Sashay yarn on hand. So tonight I … Continue reading

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