Tag: yarn

>Yarn Bombing Basics & Pics

> Ok, I did a post the other day about my opinions on the pros and cons of yarn bombing. (click here for post)  Some made comments that they didn’t know what it was, so I thought I would shed some light on the subject. According to 

>Anniversary Dinner

>Most of you are reading this because we have something in common . . . . . yarn!  So, I have to tell you about my time out with hubby last night.  I had no idea where we were going.  All he told me was that 

>Where Are They Now?

>Today’s topic is, Whatever happened to your __________? *sigh* So many unfinished projects, I hate to even think about it.  I put them in my closet, project bag and all.  I don’t usually rip them out and reuse the yarn.  I just can’t bring myself 

>A Tale of Two Yarns – 2KCBWDAY1

>I’ve decided to take part in the 2nd Annual Knitting/Crochet Blog Week.  This is going to be a stretch for me because, as most of you know, I don’t blog daily.  I’ve been wanting to do more blogging, and eskimimi has picked the topics, so 

>My Yarn Diet

>My goal for 2011 was to use up as much of my yarn stash as possible . . . without adding to it.  I told my hubby its my yarn diet.  Let’s just say it hasn’t been going very well.  I started out great by organizing my 

Adding Gauge to Patterns

To be honest, I’ve never been a “gauge” crocheter.  This, in my opinion, is a very bad habit I’ve developed.  When I make afghans, scarves, etc. I, for the most part, don’t care if the gauge matches.  As long as it looks ok.  When I started 

>You Know You’re A Yarnaholic When . . . . .

>I live 1/2 hour from the closest craft store, grocery store, warehouse club, etc.  Because of the price of gas, I’ve been trying to consolidate trips into town.  Hubby only gets paid every other week, so yesterday and today were shopping days for me (with all 

Don’t Mess With My Yarn!!!

  I laughed so hard when I saw this. This is sooo me. Take whatever you want, just leave the yarn. LOL. Can anyone else relate? I borrowed this cartoon from Clara over at Clara’s Crochet Room. Please go visit her blog. She’s got some other great 

>Irresistable Yarn

>I just bough more yarn!  This does NOT help me in my Yarn Challenge for the year! CLICK HERE to read more about my original challenge to myself.  Here’s what happened. . . . . I got these 2 great ideas for afghans.  I knew 

>Yarn Challenge 2010

>This year I gave myself the challenge of not buying any new yarn. I wanted to use up the stash I have accumulated over the years. The benefit was that I would save money at the same time. The beginning of the year was much