Here is our newest pug…………..Fantastic Newt. He is super cute and super lovable. The perfect friend and playmate to Poppy. Newt is a little guy at 3.5 lbs. but he has already grown so much. The first time I saw him he was so tiny. We knew he was the right one for us instantly. … Continue reading Newt…..Poppy’s new buddy
I took another quilting class at Craftsy to make my Table Runner. This class was also offered by Amy Gibson. It was her 2nd class in a 4 part series. Her first quilting class showed me how to make a crib blanket. You can read about that HERE. Materials needed for project: Sewing machine,… Continue reading Quilted Table Runner
Here are a bunch of photos of Poppy. Pictures definitely “speak volumes” when it comes to our little cutie Poppy. She is already loved so very, very much!
Another class I am enjoying at Craftsy is called “Toe-Up Knitted Socks” by Susan B. Anderson. You can find other class and pattern info at Susan’s blog. If you go to Ravelry and look up toe-up socks by Susan, you will find a 50% off coupon for her Craftsy class. The class is great because… Continue reading Toe-Up Knitted Socks
I just purchased a new sewing machine and decided to try my hand at quilting. I just fell in love it. I made a small baby size quilt and it was just so fun to put together. I didn’t know how to get started so I signed up for a class at Craftsy. I took… Continue reading First Attempt at a Quilt (Dr. Seuss)
If you have never knitted socks before, you should try a pattern from Very Pink Knits. Staci @ Very Pink Knits has a wide selection of sock patterns, including: DPN, Magic Loop, Cuff Down, Toe-Up and Two at a Time Socks. She also includes videos with all of her patterns. Materials needed for project: Pattern… Continue reading Very Pink Magic Loop Socks
Kenny the Giraffe is an amigurumi pattern by “One & Two Company.” It is a pattern from the Little Explorers Series. I used Impeccable and Vanna yarn that I purchased at Michael’s. Materials needed for this project: 3mm crochet hook, 4mm crochet hook, worsted yarn, DK yarn, stuffing, eyes, scissors and a needle. Here I… Continue reading Kenny the Giraffe