Winter is coming!!
As we all know winter is fast approaching. So glad for the super-hot weather (1oo+) degrees to disappear. Even though I love the hot weather, enough is enough already. I am so ready to cuddle in a comfy chair with a nice cup of hot cocoa and a great book to read. What will completely make that vision a reality is having an equally warm blanket to snuggle under. With that being said, I will be introducing a winter afghan series. To kick it off, I have been working on an afghan that I have titled: Warm to warm scrap-afghan. I chose the name because the colors I have put into the pattern is dark, light, and goes to dark colors again. I used a simple granny square pattern.
Not a good picture of the starting point. I used a 5mm hook and acrylic yarn throughout the pattern. The beginning color is dark brown, then dark blue and transitions into green. In the pattern it calls for a consistent count of three between each space with a chain 2. When I reach the corner the pattern consist of two groups of three and a chain 3 between the two groups, this creates a corner.
This picture shows the colors after the green. This section has dark pink, variegated yarn (light blue, and brown).
From this picture of the afghan you can see the color change from warm to cool with a light pink color, gray, light blue, and white after the variegated yarn. Now the colors will change by using darker colors such as red. This is part 1 of the series, I have not completed the whole thing but pictures will be posted soon.
Thanks to everyone who reads this blog, I hope to post more stories consistently. Look for the other parts to the series as well as other surprises I have in store.
Hi Everyone!! I am not a knitter, have yet to pick up the craft as easy as I did with crochet. I thought this was a fun post and what is better that winning an item that could possibly bring joy to you or someone who receives these socks as a gift. As we know the winter is fast approaching, there is nothing better than keeping your feet warm and cozy. Go check it out!!
This post has me beyond excited. Firstly, I’ve written on this blog long enough to have 600 posts now! Holy cats. I can’t quite believe it. Secondly, I have a new sock pattern to release called Chevrolicious. Thirdly, there is a giveaway. The lovely folks at Sweet Georgia Yarns are going to give a skein of…
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Hi dudes and dudettes,
I absolutely love the Amigurumi that this blogger makes. I have not mastered the art yet but when i do, i will of course show you guys. In the mean time i am trying to work some kinks out with my blog so as usual hang in there with me. Have an awesome day!
Long hair for Liz the Goth Doll.
Hello dudes and dudettes,
Omg!!! I have been so busy and I would like to apologize for that. With school work and other things I have put my blog to the back of mind. In the meantime I will try to make an extra effort to accommodate my readers.. I appreciate the love and support. Also I would love for you guys to suggest some things that you would like to see on my blog. As the title says today is my 25th 🎂!!! I can’t believe it myself, so old right…lol. So in closing I will definitely post something up soon.
As always have a good day!!!
Hi dudes and dudettes (lol),
Sorry it has been a while since my last post. I have been trying to come up with new ideas and ways to make my blog more appealing. So today is D.I.Y DAY for my blog. As you all know this blog is centered around all things crafty and not just my crafts… I love everything that can be done by hand and it turns out absolutely beautiful and useful….
The other day I saw a video (because I was bored and was looking to make something new) about changing a composition book into a day planner that suit your needs and no one else. I don’t know if anyone is familiar with Filofax, in which people make scrapbooks sometimes out of file folders or other material and they are sold at a very high price….Instead of buying one you can make one yourself that you would actually use and customize it the way you over and over again. The video I chose it a good one and there are three parts to it, she goes into great detail explaining how to do it and what items you may need. Like I said you do not have to use what is shown but you can make it the way you want.
Below is the link to the video that include instructions, i will soon post my own version of the book when i have time to shop for the materials…Good luck with your crafting adventure and remember to have fun while doing it.
Hello Crafty Scene readers!! No pics to share this. I am working on something amazing at the moment and i hope i am able to share with you guys really soon. I am currently trying to create my own crafting product that anyone can love or enjoy. I don’t have any thing to show because its still in the early stages but i will share some other stories with you later on just wanted to say a quick hello. Bye everyone have a good one!