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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

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First Day of Spring! Inspirations

Spring is finally here! Although it's been feeling like spring since February?  But that's Texas weather for you.  Today I was planting flowers I'd purchased three weeks ago tending to my garden and noticed a lovely Texas bluebonnet blooming. I have a brown thumb, so I wanted to capture this moment before it dies next… Continue reading First Day of Spring! Inspirations

ALL THE THINGS · Craft Haul · crochet · Life

This Post is Brought to You By Caffeine and Lots of Pictures

Today's post is brought to you by the copious amounts of caffeine I will be consuming to get through today.  My body just could not get to sleep before midnight, but at 5:30 this morning it was like, "I FEEL ALIVE. LET'S GET UP!" I've been thinking a lot about motivation lately and goal-setting.  I've… Continue reading This Post is Brought to You By Caffeine and Lots of Pictures

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GUYS I RAN OUT OF YARN

The other day I was thinking that I hadn't posted my February makes.  I looked through my pictures and...realized I had only completed these: Now to be fair, I had been in the field for two weeks last month...but still! This is hardly anything.  It was a good reminder to me that staying focused on… Continue reading GUYS I RAN OUT OF YARN

crochet · Garment Making · Wedding Planning

Apparently “Wedding Planning Wednesday” is a Thing

I learned recently from the internet that "Wedding Planning Wednesday" is a thing.  I have to say I haven't done very much of it lately.  After being in the field for two weeks, I was hit with the "OH GOD MY TEST IS IN APRIL" freakout and have been studying for that (or, the nightly… Continue reading Apparently “Wedding Planning Wednesday” is a Thing