Hey everyone! I'm here checking in and to update you all on my third round of FibreShare :). Also, I had a baby. He's real cute. Sending to Jessica in Phoenix Putting together Jessica's package was a ton of fun! She loves bright colors, fingering weight yarn, loves coffee, Halloween, journaling, has a million … Continue reading FibreShare 3!
Hi everyone! I did a FibreShare again this round because the last time was so dang fun. You can read about my first FibreShare in a previous post. If you haven't heard of it before, basically it's a yarn swap that's facilitated for a small fee. Ashley matches you (BY HAND!) with two partners: one … Continue reading FibreShare 2: Electric Boogaloo
Although it hasn't been something I've been actively working towards, I would like to make more friends and connections through the fiber and knitting world. I'm very lucky that I stumbled across the FibreShare yarn swap on Instagram. For a small fee, you are paired with two people: one to send yarn to and one … Continue reading FibreShare
When I found out one of my best friends Mary was pregnant, I immediately started noodling on what gifts I could make for her. She made me a hand-crocheted blanket with Scottie's initials on it, which was so thoughtful and useful. That last part was definitely one of my main considerations. Making tiny booties with a … Continue reading Gifts for Baby Maggie
Gift giving around the holidays can be kind of a sticky wicket for someone who knits. Some may expect you to knit a sweater for everyone you know every year, and others literally dread if you're going to burden them with some handknit nonsense they'll never wear. I did crochet practically everyone a hat or … Continue reading Knit Gift Giving