Apollo · crafts · Life

An “I Should Be Getting Ready for Work but Decided to Blog Instead” Post

Work is bananas, b-a-n-a-n-a-s. ::re-reads sentence to ensure I spelled bananas correctly:: How's it going?  Work has been pretty crazy. I finally had to do a little work last weekend/stay late on Monday to finish up some reports, which is fortunately not something I have to do often.  I'm playing catch up this week with… Continue reading An “I Should Be Getting Ready for Work but Decided to Blog Instead” Post

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ALL THE THINGS · Crafting From My Stash · crochet · Embroidery

A Quick (?) Respite Post

Good morning! Somehow it's the middle of July already, which means triple-digit weather in Texas.  My afternoon runs are completed very slowly 🙂 Keeping busy over here.  The same day I made my last post, my husband got a job offer.  We were over the moon!  It was to a really cool city.  We purchased… Continue reading A Quick (?) Respite Post

crafts · Garment Making · Sewing

Project Complete! Fancy Tiger Sailor Top

I know promised a post about my finished Sailor Top from Fancy Tiger Crafts.  I'm not sure if I'm any more blog-worthy than I was when I first completed this top, since I am running on about five hours of sleep and Fiancé is probably getting sick, which means I WILL PROBABLY GET SICK BY… Continue reading Project Complete! Fancy Tiger Sailor Top

crafts · crochet · Subscription box review

Little Box of Crochet – Christmas Decorations

I'm going to keep this pretty short because it's January and we're all grumpily trudging through this month. The last thing we want to be reminded of is, "HEY GUYS, remember how it was the holidays like last week?" I'll be honest, I didn't finish these ornaments until January 1st.  Yep. I had promised myself… Continue reading Little Box of Crochet – Christmas Decorations

crochet · Garment Making · Pattern Review · review

Wearable Crochet – Wool and the Gang’s Calvin Top

Good morning friends! Today I want to talk about my first experience with crochet garment making!  I made the Calvin Top from Wool and the Gang.  With this project kit, you get three balls of Billie Jean yarn in one of three colorways.  I made mine in Washed Out Denim. This yarn is made from… Continue reading Wearable Crochet – Wool and the Gang’s Calvin Top