Craft Haul · Crafting From My Stash · Crafty Travels · Embroidery · Flying on the Wings of Your Dreams · Garment Making · I FEEL SO ALIVE

A Rambling Crafty Update

Hello friends! I don't know about you all, but it's been a crazy week.  I love my job and my projects, but often in consulting, everything just kind of falls on your desk at once and it's hard to balance everything sometimes. So anyway. Thank you all so much for your encouraging comments on my… Continue reading A Rambling Crafty Update

Cozy Bird Original · Crafting From My Stash · crochet

Sprig Stitch Crochet Baby Blanket

Hi friends! I wanted to show the baby blanket that I recently finished! The sprig stitch is made using double crochet stitches (treble crochet in UK terms).  It is a pretty stitch to use if you're wanting to experiment and try something different. I was inspired to use this stitch after watching a video tutorial… Continue reading Sprig Stitch Crochet Baby Blanket

Cozy Bird Original · Crafting From My Stash · crafts · crochet · Embroidery · Weekend Makes

A Quick Update So I’m Not Late

Hi friends! Hope you had a nice weekend.  Ours was great - it was warm and sunny. We spent a decent amount of time outside - walked on South Congress Saturday afternoon and at a park Sunday.  I hadn't been back to South Congress in a long time, and it's changed a LOT.  It bums… Continue reading A Quick Update So I’m Not Late

Crafting From My Stash · crochet · Life · Mindfulness

On Accepting Imperfections

Good morning friends! Almost done with January.  Almost there, almost there...I started off last week feeling really focused, but ended it feeling very self-critical.  Add generous dashes of glumness and heaping servings of anxiety and rumination. I spent the weekend trying to center myself and mentally prep for the busy week ahead of me. Yoga… Continue reading On Accepting Imperfections

Crafting From My Stash · crafts · Knitting · Subscription box review

Knit-Wise Review: Chunky Mittens

Good morning friends! I was clearing out my craft space last week and noticed some kits from Knit-Wise that I wanted to try. I subscribed to Knit-Wise back in 2015/2016 and had really enjoyed the projects I'd received; but I had too many craft subscriptions going at the time and it wasn't sustainable! I decided… Continue reading Knit-Wise Review: Chunky Mittens