Category Archives: Handmade

Completed Custom Ordered Totebag


I finally finished one of my custom orders for a friend. I absolutely love making this granny square totebag, it’s very easy and can be made in a variety of different colors. I added a burgundy-colored lining to this one, … Continue reading

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To Move Beyond My Comfort Zone — Slipped Stitches’s Weblog


This is absolutely breathtaking! I’m hoping to one day knit a shawl like this! I say this, not to antagonize the knitting-gods-that-be, but my current lace shawl project is not as masochistic as it could be and I am instead … Continue reading

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It’s Sale Time!


Sorry for not posting as often lately, I’ve been so busy working my day job and finishing up custom orders, which means I’ve let this poor blog fall to the wayside 😦  Hopefully the new year will give me a … Continue reading

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Friday Favorites: Over the Rainbow


Who doesn’t love a rainbow?  These are just what I need to get me inspired to create, how about you? Also, don’t forget about my 10% off sale going on now in my Zibbet shop! Sale ends tomorrow at 3 … Continue reading

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I Can’t Get Enough of Granny Squares


Sharing some beautiful granny square patterns I found while surfing the web. Click on the photos for the patterns!

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A Stitch Sampler Blanket


I wanted to share with all of you a blanket I made two years ago. This is called a “stitch sampler” blanket and I have to admit, it was both fun and challenging at the same time. I got this … Continue reading

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It’s in the (granny square) bag


I found this cute pattern in an old crafts magazine I picked up at a thrift shop.  The magazine is ten years old, and the bag is  still stylish!   This is what I love about granny squares 🙂  Anyway, after … Continue reading

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