Friday, February 24, 2012

Frenchie Friday


Wall of Mirrors - Paris

French Ribbon - Open air market in Paris


Lucky Girl Hair Ties

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Heart Of Gold - Adjustable Heart a Crochet Thing





Adjustable Crochet Heart Variation



"The Magic (Adjustable) Heart"

Pattern Directions:
Form an "adjustable circle" aka magic loop and now known to me as Adjustable Magic Heart

 Chain 3 (counts as triple crochet stitch)

1 Round: Work 1 Triple Crochet, 2 Double Crochets, 1 Triple Crochet, 2 Double Crochets, 1 Triple Crochet, Chain 3, Slip Stitch into the adjustable circle (Do Not Join to First Chain 3)
Bind off & slip loose end thru the center of the heart to the back of your work

With adjustable loose end pull heart closed

Tie the loose ends together in a simple knot

Trim off  excess

Finished 



Thursday, February 9, 2012

Big Girl Fort

My Grandaughter drags out all my blankets to construct secret forts all over my house
I  go inside her creations sometimes cuz it's fun to turn on her lady bug lite and star gaze in the small space
If I were going to make my own Fort
This is what mine would look like : )


AAAWWWwwwwwww

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

School House Scraps: Vintage Valentines

School House Scraps: Vintage Valentines: With Valentine's only two weeks away, I thought it was about time to post some more Valentine's crafts and ideas! While I was surfing arou...