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Muse Shrug by Petra Breakstone 2

muse shrug by petra breakstone

I met the lovely Petra Breakstone of Yarnz2Go.com at the grand opening of West 7th Wool in Fort Worth. There she was, smiling and eagerly sharing her work with all of us knitting enthusiasts. So I dove...

Burlap Bulletin Board made by marni 2

DIY Burlap Bulletin Board made by marni

Looking for a large cork board of some kind to use in my office at work (so I can display the cool creative my team is doing) I found the ones online were too expensive and...

crochet dreamcatcher 1

Crocheted Dreamcatcher

Inspired by Pinterest, I found a beautiful simple crocheted doily pattern and gathered some fabric scraps together to create my very first dreamcatcher! The project was originally posted by Toni Lipsey on fibreshare.org – you’ll find...

DIY Denima Wrist Cuff madebymarni 0

DIY Denim Wrist Cuff

What a fun and easy sewing project to make. This DIY Denim Wrist Cuff was inspired from Pinterest (of course). Many thanks to EcoEtsy for posting the super easy tutorial – which you can...

Knitted Mouse Catnip Cat Toy 0

Knitted mouse catnip cat toy

This is a nice little knitting project using bits of leftover yarn. I found this free pattern on Ravelry – “Simple Cat Toy” by Denise Ann. In her pattern she uses Lion Brand Fishermens Wool....