Triple Layer Flower
This is my design for a decorative flower worked up in three layers. I used a DK weight merino yarn and a 3.5mm hook, and they ended up measuring approximately 8cm across. I originally designed the flower to add some...
How To Make A Hummingbirds Nest : Needle Felting Tutorial - The Magic Onions
Oh my gosh… it’s SUCH a joy to watch the birds begin to build their nests. We are hoping like mad that a bird will build a nest in our garden. More than anything, we are preying that one of … Continue reading →
Yarn Bombing: A Global Graffiti Phenomenon
I've got another trend alert for you today, and this time, it's a form of beautifully artistic vandalism, art or graffiti (whichever description you prefer) called yarn bombing. I remember reading an article about this a few years ago, but it's definitely becoming more popular now. Yarn bombing can be found in cities all over the world. Just last week in an article called Graffiti's Cozy Feminine Side, the New York Times read, 'Yarn bombing takes that most matronly craft (knitting) and the…
3-D Crochet Dragonfly with Wire
This pattern gives you guides on how to create your own 3-D dragonfly using sewing thread crocheted around wire. If you need precise instructions this is not for you. But you can buy my dragonfly on etsy; https://www.etsy.com/listing/185569806/3-d-dragonfly-croc...?