I have a love for old China, but not the storage, so I still only have what I've had for decades. Don't you just love Dutch rabbits? Found these 3" bunnies at the local nursery, the doily was a rescue from an antique shop and the dinnerware is Mason's Brown Bows transferware I inherited. Also… Continue reading I LOVE Vintage China
A new tea cozy for the teapot. This one is made of 2 granny squares to fit each side, then seamed in anyway I could come up with to keep the 2 pieces together. The rose in a Irish rose, free patterns for this are everywhere online. I had the teapot on my desk the… Continue reading Tea and Roses
I've been having tea more lately, and honey. Ending a rut of making tea how mom did, with Tetley, milk and sugar. Not sure if I even liked it, but I guess it was just what was familiar. While shopping with a friend in downtown Raleigh, there was a small window we passed that caught… Continue reading A new teapot
Well, I did it. I finally made a toy and I am in LOVE with her. She traveled with me to visit family in Dublin and she's hoping to go again in March. She was a pattern from Little Cotton Rabbits and I am sure I'll be making her some cousins. This project was part… Continue reading Myrna Mouse Goes to Dublin
For co-workers, neighbors and friends. A little something more than a card. Hope you're having fun getting ready for Christmas, too. 🙂
While I'll be knitting and crocheting like a good little elf to complete my gifts before the big day - here are some friends of mine wishing you a very Joyous Christmas season filled with love and loved ones.
I always look forward to Camp Loopy, but this year, between school and side projects, making gifts and so many family commitments - I just need to sit this one out. Hard to do. I keep looking at the posts, putting things in my shopping cart, but then hitting the (X) and going to bed.… Continue reading Camp Loopy 2014